I completely forgot to share my finished pillow that I was working on before Christmas. I finally finished embroidering the snowflake and then pieced together the top using solid white fabric and a snowflake print. The back is also the snowflake print fabric and I used bias tape around the edge for contrast. I was… Continue reading Gettin’ Crafty! – Let it snow!
In addition to starting the new year by being thankful for a happy, healthy doggie, I also kicked it off by opening my new Etsy shop in the wee hours of this morning! I was so excited, but I tried to tell myself to be patient because sales wouldn’t happen just like that, but I… Continue reading Happy New Year – part 2
The last week has been much brighter for us, as Ilex seems to get better and better. She is back to her old self it seems, begging for food, playing, and insisting on scritches and pats by pushing her head under our hands. It’s been a really wonderful surprise to have her come back to… Continue reading Happy New Year!
The last 2 days have been pretty grim around here. Ken and I have been so worried about Ilex, knowing that the next call we received could be the news that she had passed while at the vet hospital. She’s 16 and one of the two things we have worried about in the last couple… Continue reading Best Christmas Present Ever!
I had to take Ilex in to the vet today. She’s not been herself for a few days…lethargic, not eating, and this morning she began vomiting. She’s 16 years old now, so she’s had a long life, but I have a very hard time with the idea of letting go. She’s a huge part of… Continue reading All I want for Christmas
If you’re like me, there are a lot of things that you think you’ll get to one day. Or that you think, I’ll share that with my family one day. Things that sit at the back of your mind, waiting for the day when the time will be just right to finally do them. There… Continue reading There’s no time like the present