Skull Pouch

Another little finish to make me happy! I thought this was appropriate for the holiday. Unfortunately I can’t remember where I got this tutorial. The only change I would make is that I would do the top stitching before I sewed the two halves together. I had trouble top stitching around the zippers and itRead more

A Quick Finish

I have not really mastered being able to take care of a newborn and get any sewing done. The biggest problem is that my sewing table and all of my sewing stuff is in Mila’s room, which makes it impossible to sew when she is napping (which is exactly when I have time to sew).Read more

Two Months

Is it possible that another month has gone by? Time is flying. I’m so glad I took a leave of absence from work to have an extended maternity leave. Thankfully, I won’t be going back until the end of December. She is getting more adorable by the day. Here are some of her milestones duringRead more

Birdies

The day Mila was born I was definitely nesting. I cleaned and organized our front closet, cooked and froze a batch of soup, and finished some kitchen curtains. I’m so glad I finished our kitchen curtains now that it’s really hot in Los Angeles. The afternoon sun beats in our back kitchen windows and heatsRead more

One Month

I can’t believe how quickly one month has gone by! This post is already a little late as she is 5 1/2 weeks old already! Here are some of her milestones in this first month: – Lost her umbilical stump at one week – Makes the cutest grunting noises when she is hungry (my littleRead more