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Sewing and Sewing

I’ve been feeling really stressed out lately. The combination of pet and house problems, plus a travel schedule that’s kindof bananas, plus living with a toddler, plus never sleeping enough, plus I don’t know there’s probably some other stuff on that list… has done a real number on me. So, I’ve been sewing. A […]

Goodbye to my Tabitha

(Spoiler alert: I’m dusting off the ol’ blog to let you know about the passing of my beloved cat, Tabitha. This is a total bummer of a post. You have been warned.)

Nothing good ever came out of the phrase “can I talk to you in the hall for a minute?” Monday was no […]

How to Train Your Dragon (to bring you fun sized Snickers bars)

Halloween is pretty much my favorite of all the holidays. I love the candy, the decorations, the costumes… (when I was a freshman in college, I outfitted about a half dozen friends on the spur of the moment with just what I had in my closet). I┬álove love love making costumes for Lilian.

Her […]

Every Pony Get Down…

… It’s Lilian’s birthday party!

I’m not ashamed to admit, I was just as into the idea of a My Little Pony party as she was. But she did have some very specific requests.

She wanted cupcakes.


She wanted goldfish crackers in a yellow bowl.



And she wanted music […]

Happy 3rd Birthday, LJ!

Happy birthday to my little Lilian!

It feels like this was just yesterday.

My sources tell me that this was actually three years ago, but man oh man, it really has just flown on by.

Lilian, you get more and more fun every day. Just when I think I couldn’t love you any more […]