Month: September 2016

Walking in style

My eldest daughter and I each have our own walking stick that we like to use whenever we go hiking and walking in the woods. Hers is a piece of driftwood she found at the lake, and mine is a stick I found in the park (with a perfectly shaped handle, and perfect height!). They […] Read more…

Skirts for the girls

You know, skirts have to be the most satisfying project to make. An article of clothing that looks great, is functional, and only takes 10 minutes to sew, awesome! So naturally the first project I make after stowing my sewing machine away for the past couple of months is a skirt. Or many skirts for […] Read more…

An Autumn Hat

With the weather getting cooler I thought it fitting to make a new hat for my girl. My hands had been eager to start a new knitting project, it feels like it has been such a long time since I’ve made anything. I found this simple hat pattern from a free project sheet from the […] Read more…

10 things…

Ten things I am grateful for right now (in no particular order), Alhumdulillah… Midwives- Seriously they are the best thing ever. They are so kind and helpful and caring. They always seem to go above and beyond, Alhumdulillah. My experiences with my last 4 pregnancies and births have all been positive. And even though I […] Read more…

Washi Tape

We’ve been having a lot of fun lately decorating things at home with these fun fabric washi tapes we picked up on sale at Michaels. I had a bit of flowers left over from the bouquet my mom gifted me as a present after having baby #4. Once the bouquet started dying, I pulled out […] Read more…

Four

Alhumdulillah by the grace of Allah we were blessed with a fourth child, a sweet little baby boy, masha’Allah! The girls are just smitten with him, and they compete for his attention. My friend commented that he will now have 4 moms (my 3 daughters and I), which is so true! My youngest daughter is […] Read more…