28 august 2014

28 august 2014

This poor, neglected blog. To tell you the truth, I haven’t given it much thought, these last few days. This week is our last week of summer – the week before Emily begins college, the days before we walk on that campus for orientation as parents of a...
cranberry lemon muffins {gluten & dairy free}

cranberry lemon muffins {gluten & dairy free}

I remember them as a kid, those big, fat, gazillion calorie grocery store muffins. They were as big as my face and, if you were brave enough to peek at the nutritional facts, had about as much fat as a fast food hamburger. Absolute, delicious junk and I was obsessed...
forty-two

forty-two

When you turn forty-two, certain things are a given – like how the champagne needs to be good and the flowers need to be wild. Or how the cards need to be handmade (Gatsby!) and how I need to be the first one to get at the icing spoon. I’m pretty easy to...
and the winner is…

and the winner is…

Amy, who wrote, Love the pattern! I have a couple of girls who would love to have this sweet sweater. I favorited on Ravelry and added it to my queue. Thanks for the chance to win! Congratulations, Amy. Be on the look out for an email from me. I’ll be sending...
13 august 2014

13 august 2014

For a few hours on Monday, thanks to all of you who favorited and queued it, my Blossom Tee climbed its way to the first page of featured patterns on Ravelry. It remained in the top 40-50 “hot right now” patterns for the first 24 hours. I couldn’t...