Mom Turned Upside Down Spells Wow Is she a caregiver, or does she watch while you learn from your own mistakes? Is she a supportive mom, or a goofy mom? Is she the world’s best mom, or is she a real mom with flaws? It doesn’t matter what your mom is like, she’s still your mom. And May 14th is coming up and she deserves to be pampered. She is the one who gave you life, the one who comforted you when you were sad, and the one who has always been there. And on this day, it’s your...Read More
Orange Is The Happiest Color Frank Sinatra once said that Orange is the happiest color. He might be right,. Orange is my son’s favorite color so at least he gets happy about it. Oranges are orange (obviously), cheese doodles are orange (LOVE them), and traffic cones are orange (wait, whaat?!). Enough with the jiddisch! This pattern is one of four available fruit patterns on this blog. Check them out here: Apple, Pear, and Banana. The pattern is crochet around in a spiral, without closing the laps. Insert a marker (such as a piece of yarn in a contrasting color)...Read More
Love At First Sight! Oh, Wait.. For nine months you’ve been walking around with a miracle in your womb. You’ve waited patiently and longed for the day when you finally get to met your child. Maybe you’ve even dreamed for years, of a baby of your own. And when the day finally comes, that day that you’ve waited for so long, you look into your newborn baby’s eyes and you feel: absolutely nothing. Somehow you don’t get that feeling of unconditional love. That ”I would walk through fire for you” feeling just doesn’t appear. This was me. A little over...Read More
Bring Spring In! April is finally here and I think it’s safe to state that spring is here! This means that it’s high time to start planting those seeds if you want them to grow in time for summer. April is the perfect month to plant sunflowers, tomatoes, or herbs such as rosemary and sage. If you want to wait til May you might want to plant Salvia, perennial plants, cucumbers or basil instead. Planting and growing seeds aren’t just for your garden. Bring the spring into your house by planting your seeds in pots and keeping them in your windows. Almost...Read More
Happy B-Day Anton! I can’t believe it! I’ve officially been a mom for four years now. It’s been quite the journey, let me tell ya. A lot of ups and downs. But mostly ups. Or perhaps I’ve repressed most of the bad stuff. Anton was born 35 days to early. And I was not prepared when he came. After the delivery, I was in shock and found it very difficult to develop a bond with him. But now, I can’t even imagine life without him. And what kind of life would that even be? A quite boring one, I...Read More
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