Essie Ruth
  • here we go…

    so, we waited.and now a series of events have transpired, and baby-making is back on the agenda!i am so unspeakably excited! i’m actually having…

  • in print

    today, as i drank my first cup of tea of the morning, the doorbell rang, and a lovely fed-ex lady delivered a very exciting…

  • bookbag

    as a nerd and a bookworm, i need a big bookbag in which to lug many tomes to and from uni. i’m happy to…

  • love bird

    i hope you’ve had (or are having!) a lovely valentine’s day.i made my honey a love bird, using molly chicken’s tutorial. it was easy to…

  • my oma’s sampler

    my oma turned 80 today. we had a birthday party this week, and all the family gathered to celebrate our matriarch.i brought some hand-sewing…

  • garlands

    there are a lot of crafters making really beautiful fabric garlands these days. some are incredibly elaborate, with hand embroidery, lace, and buttons incorporated,…