Thursday, August 28, 2008


My friend, Bonnie, came back in town last week and offered to take some pictures for us. She's learning how to do portrait photography, so we were more than happy to be her guinea pigs! ;)

Here are some of my favorites:
(as always, you can click on them for larger sizes)

Jeffy's "ummm....yay?" look:

I'm resisting the urge to post all of them, cause they're so cute! :)
If you're interested though, the whole album is here.

Thanks again, Bonnie!! :D

Monday, August 18, 2008

Creative Monday is back!

Happy Monday! Sorry I missed last week. Leaving town just messes with my productivity. I'm back though, with some more smocking!

This design is called "Li'l Stinkers". Isn't it cute? It's not quite finished yet. I need to do some bullion stitches for the stem (I HATE bullions) and then the little bows on the skunks will be pink and white gingham :)

Sunday, August 10, 2008

Happy Anniversary, my love!

Can you believe it's been 6 years already? :)

Here's one from a few months before we got engaged:


Monday, August 4, 2008

Creative Monday: Smocking

It's not a quick craft, but this is one of my favorite things to do.

Sitting in my rocking chair, soaking in the sunbeams, smocking away. It's just so relaxing!

Here's the finished version of the little scotties design that I was working on: