Monthly Archives: December 2013

Favorite Books of 2013: Non-Fiction – Everything Else

Although not my most productive reading year ever, I did manage to read over 100 books in 2013!  I track my reading on Goodreads.  So if we’re not friends there, you should join me! Here are my favorite non-theme-related non-fiction … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas 2013: A Diaper Bag, Just Ellie’s Size

Ellie is thoroughly absorbed with playing with her doll now, so I thought I would add a doll diaper bag to her doll collection.  Last year, I made her a doll carrier so with the addition of a diaper bag, … Continue reading

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Favorite Books of 2013: Non-Fiction – Faith

Although not my most productive reading year ever, I did manage to read over 100 books in 2013!  I track my reading on Goodreads.  So if we’re not friends there, you should join me! Here are my favorite faith-related non-fiction … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas 2013: Little Presents for the men in my life

This year, I made Mark a “First Christmas” bird, just like I’ve made for many of his girl cousins and his little boy cousin too. made from this PurlBee tutorial Nik is always cold (while I’m always hot) so I … Continue reading

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Favorite Books of 2013: Non-Fiction – Eating and Sewing

**I forgot to add one book to my parenting book post so I just added it (Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Lives of Boys).  If that interests you, you should head back there to read about it! Although not my … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas 2013: A Twister Quilt For Andreas, Nikki, Alex, and Luke!

As a group present for their whole family, I made Nik’s brother, sister-in-law and two nephews a Twister quilt!  It’s good for cuddling or playing! Yes, that’s a Twister game board accurately replicated in cloth! On the back, I put … Continue reading

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Favorite Books of 2013: Non-Fiction – Parenting/Childbirth

Although not my most productive reading year ever, I did manage to read over 100 books in 2013!  I track my reading on Goodreads.  So if we’re not friends there, you should join me! Here are my favorite parenting/childbirth non-fiction … Continue reading

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