Monthly Archives: May 2015

Ben’s First Chess Tournament

I took Ben to his first chess tournament on Saturday, and he really liked it. Several kids from his school chess club went, and BenĀ ended up doing well. He won two games, lost one, and had a draw onĀ another. He … Continue reading

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Because they taste like sunshine…

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A lovely welcome home orchid from my mother-in-law…

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Yard Sale Score

Check out the new bag I found at a yard sale on Saturday morning…It’s a camera bag, but I can also easily use it as a big bag for school or overnight bag. I recognized the bag instantly at the … Continue reading

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Succulent Mug

My new favorite succulent…I added rocks to the bottom of the mug to provide drainage, so hopefully this one will last a while (I’ve only had so-so luck with succulents in the past, even though they’re supposed to be super … Continue reading

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A New Dress for Summer

It’s been a while since I made a dress for Amelia, and lately she loves long dresses, so here’s a new one I made her for summer. I haven’t hemmed it yet, but I couldn’t resist a few pictures. She … Continue reading

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Day Two for Her Do

I can’t get enough of Amelia’s new hair style. It looked even cuter when she woke up Tuesday morning! I think she did a nice job accessorizing as well.

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