After six months of work, I have finally unpacked the last box that's in the house. There are still some in the garage, but they're totally going to stay there. But in doing so, I realized the little nook I was using to store the boxes was... a great little space! I had basically overlooked … Continue reading Watch This Space
Last night after our appointment, the Little and I went out to sushi. If you've followed me on IG at all, for the last couple of years we were still in Italia we had a standing date, every few weeks we'd go to the Campania Mall. I have to admit, I really miss it. I … Continue reading Of Sushi and Things
2018 was a time of BIG change for me. I went from living settled in Italy to picking up and relocating to the US after my husband retired from the military. We bought a house and have been working on unpacking and trying to resettle. I love my home, though, it's very unlike an Italian … Continue reading 2018 In Review
Jen from Sincerely, Jen started her own pattern company, aptly called Sincerely, Jen Patterns. I've been loving them, I've made a slew of her little ID Wallets . They are just such cute and quick little sews! She's got a few patterns out now, her latest is called The Central Perk. I had so … Continue reading The Best Perks
This past week was so hectic! A week ago today, while at my mum's, I noticed she was having some issues. Monday morning I took her in for some tests and then spent the afternoon in her kitchen helping to set it up a little friendlier for her. Most of her vision is gone. I … Continue reading Hectic
I love the Sydney Messenger Bag from Swoon. Somehow I always mess up the front pockets, don't ask me how... but I always love how it turns out and how roomy it is! This is my latest version and the first I've made for *myself*. It's not my usual aesthetic, but I totally love it! … Continue reading Creativity is Messy
I have a confession to make. I have never made anything that zips around closed. I am a whiz with zips, so when the new Dog Under My Desk Zip Around Town Wallet came out I was like... damn that is nice. But it wasn't until I started seeing pics on my FB feed that … Continue reading Do or do not, there is no try.