When Motherhood Isn’t What You Expected 

Anytime you bring a new baby home, your life is going to change. Most of those changes are so, so … Continue reading When Motherhood Isn’t What You Expected 

Something New is Coming….

Or rather, someone. ;) This October we will be welcoming baby number five into our home! We are so excited … Continue reading Something New is Coming….

Finding the Lovely in the Chaos

Motherhood is a chaotic business. Each day is filled with noise, lots of messes, and countless challenges. The days can … Continue reading Finding the Lovely in the Chaos

An Ordinary Day in the Life

Last week, I woke with a long day ahead of me. My husband was out of town and the dangerously cold … Continue reading An Ordinary Day in the Life

No, I’m not “trying for a girl” (thoughts on being a boy mama)

I have four boys. When most people hear this or see me with my four handsome little men in tow, they … Continue reading No, I’m not “trying for a girl” (thoughts on being a boy mama)

Why Creativity Matters to Motherhood

I come across a lot of people who are astonished that I sew. Sometimes they're amazed because they think sewing … Continue reading Why Creativity Matters to Motherhood

Why I’m not waiting for perfect anymore

I find myself buying fewer and fewer pieces of clothing for myself, because I look at them and think "surely … Continue reading Why I’m not waiting for perfect anymore

Blogging an Imperfect Life

Have you ever visited a blog and thought to yourself, "Wow. Her house is always so perfectly clean!" or "She … Continue reading Blogging an Imperfect Life

What not sewing for KCW looks like…

I love Kids Clothes Week for a lot of reasons. Each time I've participated, I've had varying degrees of success. … Continue reading What not sewing for KCW looks like…