Great Expectations

Photo: I think that it’s a bit gauche to show what all Santa brought the boys for Christmas. I’ll say that the boys were treated very kindly, and that they are very loved. If you look closely, you’ll see a new toy piano for them. The musical gift that The Husband and I were debating…

O Christmas Tree….

  My mind was on thumb gussets and filling my printer with more paper so that I can print my second pattern for a gift I’m giving a friend. I sat here and stared at email first because I’m a Millennial and it’s been a long day already. Then came the sound akin to a…

Merry, Bright and Busy

Photo: The photo doesn’t do it justice, really… but, look! A Christmas Tree in the farmhouse! The farmhouse smells like a pine tree. And that is a big deal because yesterday, The Husband and I bought our first real Christmas tree.¬†Ever. We’ve had this little table-top shrinky-dink Target-bought artificial thing since the first year we…