• Essays + Poems,  Life,  Mothering

    February 2020 // Love After Babies

    As the requirement of daily life expands, the love between us strengthens.  Every sleepless night yields to camaraderie over coffee in the daylight.  As the battles of parenthood wagewe hold together by the bonds of lovethat married us many moons ago.  We seek each…

  • Life,  Mothering,  Yarn Designs

    Life + HDY Update

    Introducing Miss Emma If you’ve been following me lately on Instagram or Facebook, you know that my family welcomed our newest member two months ago–Emma Marcene. We love her to pieces, and she transitioned into our family seamlessly. It’s as…

  • Life,  Mothering,  Yarn Designs

    Baby Blanket Update

    A baby blanket is one of my favorite things to make, especially if it’s going to be a gift. Nothing is sweeter than wrapping a baby up in a handmade blanket! Baby blankets are also what originally got me hooked…

  • Life,  Yarn Designs

    Amigurumi Heart Bouquet

    Happy {late} Valentine’s Day! However, I’m not exactly late celebrating it. Today (the 17th) is when my husband proposed seven years ago. The best surprise of my life! We usually give each other some sort of Valentine on the 14th,…

  • Baking,  Life,  Mothering

    Baking Day

    Baking is one of those hobbies that lights me up and calms me down. It’s a skill that I want to hone and pass down to my kids. I love baking with Owen. It’s not all clean, pretty, and occasionally…

  • Life,  Mothering

    Steady + Savor

    It’s officially one week into the New Year! Can you believe it?! Sometimes I yearn for 2018 to linger on, and feel those last days of December again. Last month was a whirlwind for my family. Between the Tusayan Christmas…

  • Life,  Mothering

    A New Season

    This season is my favorite. The cool, crisp mornings are a fresh reminder that new things are on the horizon. The world will go through the death of Winter to emerge with new life in the Spring. This year, the…