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Existential Crafting

¬†¬† Some quick explanations of photos – the seeds we planted in our garden are actually coming up (and didn’t rot in the rain thank goodness) and I am excited for our first rhubarb harvest; baby Bird is wearing a sweater set that was mine as a baby; making dandelion apple bitters from the Taproot… Continue reading Existential Crafting

babies · incarnational living · Life in community

Receiving, Spring, and a Baptism

It’s beginning to feel like spring – appropriately, since the first day of spring was this week. We’ve been working our garden bed in preparation for planting, I’ve been reading seed catalogues, and cooking a lot more – which doesn’t technically have much to do with spring specifically, but I have been referencing the “spring”… Continue reading Receiving, Spring, and a Baptism

creativity · incarnational living · questions

Clothing and Questions

As I’ve been reading Anne of Green Gables, I have been thinking a lot about clothing, our modern fashion industry, and the industry of by-gone eras. I’ve noticed several references to Marilla sewing Anne’s dresses, and, of course, the famous “puffed sleeves” dress sewn by Rachel Lynde. (For those more familiar with the mini-series, where… Continue reading Clothing and Questions