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daisyeyes handmade · 3d ago

A Heritage

My home growing up was filled with handmade items. We had quilts laying around that my grandmother had made. Every year my aunt sent us pillowcases that she had embroidered Aunt Martha’s des...
daisyeyes handmade · 1W ago

Sewing: Sugar Skulls Quilt

Back before Christmas I was fastidiously working on a gift for my brother and sister-in-law. Alas, since we are all in the world of social media, I couldn’t really share much while I was wor...
daisyeyes handmade · 1W ago

Reading: March 2018

I know it’s nearly mid-April, but I honestly have been spending so much time on the computer doing other things that I haven’t felt like writing at all. I also haven’t been reading quite as ...
daisyeyes handmade · 1M ago

Reading: February 2018

  February is typically a super slow month, but it seemed to fly by this year. I think it’s because my kids are getting so much older. Time just flies. It was a great reading month and I act...
daisyeyes handmade · 1M ago

Writing: CIA Trend Report

  I’ve got an article in February’s Craft Industry Alliance Journal. The article was a Trend Report on the art of hand lettering. It is something I wish I had the time and energy to pursue; ...
daisyeyes handmade · 2M ago

Reading: January 2018

(a picture of my living room side table where I read every morning)   A new year and a new year of books. I entered January a little bit stressed about the reading plan ahead of me, but I’m ...
daisyeyes handmade · 3M ago

Reading: December 2017

I did this a little bit backwards – introducing my new book list for 2018, before compiling my last post of 2017. I honestly didn’t finish that many books this past month and I was just to e...
daisyeyes handmade · 3M ago

Reading: 2018 Book List

Last year I made an attempt to make a master to-read list and challenged myself to write every month about the books I was working through. I am super excited that I think I hit every month!...
daisyeyes handmade · 3M ago

A New Year

O Lord, Length of days does not profit me except the days are passed in thy presence, in thy service, to thy glory. Give me a grace that precedes, follows, guides, sustains, sanctifies, aids...
daisyeyes handmade · 3M ago

2017 Year in Review

If I think back over some goals I had set for myself years ago, this year would have been the banner year for meeting those. From published articles to Etsy orders to Instagram and even read...