I may be getting a bit ahead of myself with my latest knit for baby girl (seeing as how she won’t arrive until November-ish and won’t actually be able to wear this until next summer), but isn’t it just too cute?! I am so happy with how this dress turned out. It’s simple with just… Continue reading Little linen dress
I’m of that age where all of my friends are having babies (myself included!). And I love to knit them all a little something special for their new arrival, especially an adorably tiny hat and matching booties. My favorite, go-to pattern is Baby Hats, Mitts, and Booties by Knitting Plain and Simple. It was the… Continue reading Baby hats, mitts, and booties, oh my!
It’s hard to believe that it not only has been a year since I launched this little blog, but also that we’ve been back in the USA for nearly that long. Our 14-month stay in Peru gave me plenty of time to explore this hobby of mine (and set up this blog 2 weeks before… Continue reading 1st blogiversary!
Hard to believe that it’s already 2016. I know we always say it, how the past year went by so quickly, but it feels particularly true to me this year. It’s been a busy one, full of big changes for us. We moved four times this year: one international move from Peru to the US,… Continue reading Year in review
Goodness, we holidayed hard this past weekend. We wrote cards, wrapped gifts, trimmed a tree, and baked sugar cookies. I’m already pooped, and Christmas is still a week and a half away. But it’s that time of year, isn’t it? The time where we overprogram our lives and overestimate our ability to get it… Continue reading Holidaying
Hello, November. The sun is setting earlier each day and the leaves are dropping from the branches. I’m sitting here wistfully thinking about the fall colors from our hikes over the past two weekends, trying to hold on to the last pieces of fall as winter quickly approaches. We hiked Bear Mountain last Saturday. It… Continue reading Fall colors, part 2
I just had to share with you a couple of photos of the absolutely stunning fall colors we saw during our hike in Stokes State Forest last week. We hiked up along the Appalachian Trail to the summit of Sunrise Mountain and were met with sweeping views of fall foliage stretching over the Delaware Water… Continue reading Fall colors