2018 Make Nine · sewing

Sewing the Driftless Cardigan

This cardigan from Grainline Studio makes number three for my 2018 Make Nine challenge. And I really feel this is the best project yet! Seriously, I wore it for a whole week without having finished the neck band and pocket chains, I was so eager to put it on. I finished it a few weeks… Continue reading Sewing the Driftless Cardigan

2018 Make Nine · creativity · knitting · yarn along

Five Wee Sweaters

The theme of my knitting the past few months has definitely been sweaters. After calling it quits on my White Pine Sweater (I'll come back one day, really!), I moved on to some teensy sweaters to get my knit-wit back again. (Like sew-jo? You know?) Among Christopher's colleagues, three are expecting babies in the next… Continue reading Five Wee Sweaters

home life · joy list · reflections

Seven Things That Are Bringing Me Joy

The past week has not been a great one. It's not been awful, but it's one of those weeks that just wasn't great either - we've been busy with appointments and evening commitments, I've been snappish with the kids, and sleep has been hard. I really want to use this joy list as an intentional… Continue reading Seven Things That Are Bringing Me Joy