Anne of Green Gables is one of my all time favorite stories. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve watched the film version starring Megan Follows. Green Gables Knits listed on Ravelry is a beautiful collection of knit patterns inspired by the book. If I were a better knitter, I would love to own this […]
This was a recent project made for my brother-in-law. He is a coffee drinker and I thought this might be something he would like and find useful. It’s a simple project and works up fast. If I were making a coffee cup cozy for a travel mug I might make the Cafe Couture pattern by […]
As I gear up for the beginning of another homeschool year, I thought I might post some pictures that I took of Mrs. Sayuri beginning of last school year. I know I’m very late posting about these, but this will help me remind myself to take school photos again this year and since Mr. Happy […]
I came across this pleasant Scottish Proverb in a little book I received about tea and friendship. Visit often, but not too much Listen more: talk less. Be willing to help in an instant. Shun petty arguments. Avoid sarcastic humor. Guard against flattery. Pray often for one another. Give-and-take makes good friends.
About three to four months ago a dear friend of mine (and her husband) lost their twin boys before they were full term. Soon after I found out, I started thinking of making her a prayer shawl. We live many miles apart now and my hope is that when she wraps herself in this shawl […]
I always love a good book. I can’t read any old thing though, I like to feel drawn to it somehow. I have to be in the mood to read either the author’s style or something in the book has to interest me (probably like most people). I am often drawn to books with a […]
A while ago, My father in law got two wooden bird houses with the children in mind. Mrs. Sayuri chose the blue bird nesting box and Mr. Happy Feet chose to paint the more common bird house. I set them up outside in the grass with a garden table covered with newspaper. Baby Girl was […]