mamahood

Life at the Maker Mama House

This last week was filled-to-the-brim with Vacation Bible School, sock kitty making, and construction on the house. Here’s the break down: The kids all participated in VBS this week and I worked as a volunteer–it was a full five days but the kids had a blast (and I was pooped by the end). During the […]

Continue Reading…

Last Week at the Maker Mama House: Summer is Here!

Skyler’s official last day of school was last Wednesday and we’ve kicked it into high gear for summer! The temperatures are rising down here in South Texas and we’re already looking for ways to cool off (not looking forward to the heat in August). We took advantage of a free day and went to see […]

Continue Reading…

Last Week at the Maker Mama House (and a Giveaway Winner!)

…I started sharing my daily makings over on the Maker Mama Facebook page… …I cleaned out my very messy craft cabinet (there’s still more on my table though)… …I started on a new rag rug (crocheted instead of braided this time)… …Happened to make it to the last Learn and Play session at our local […]

Continue Reading…

The Full Catastrophe Review and Giveaway

I’m no music critic, but I know what I like when I hear it. If it gets me dancing in the kitchen while I’m doing the dishes it’s good in my book. I fell instantly in love with the Nields sisters when I reviewed their family music book, All Together Singing in the Kitchen, earlier […]

Continue Reading…

Why I Ditched My SLR (and Fell in Love with iPhoneography)

As any of you who are familiar with my blog already know, I LOVE taking photos. Of our family, garden, trips, friends, bugs, our house, just about anything that catches my eye. My skill and interest in photography has progressed over time, but I got my first “serious” camera about 2 years ago. I carried […]

Continue Reading…