ruffle wreath

ruffled wreath

. . . I saw the tutorial for this wreath last year via Kristen at Domestifluff. I’ve been dying to make it ever since. Ain’t it right pretty like? You’re going to need a lot of felt circles. I used at least 200, about 3 inches in diameter. I made a template out of sturdy […]

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rough draft

elf prototype

I saw some cute pine cone elves on Martha Stewart’s website last month, and thought I might make some. (It also spurred my invention of the Pine Cone Reindeer, which I will reveal in due course.) I plan to make our little house look like Christmas barfed all over it this year, and I’ve been […]

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sausage bake

movita’s yummy sausage bake

I like to be prepared. I’m like a frickin’ boy scout. If I’ve got food in the freezer, I feel… safe. If it’s good food, even better. This fall has been incredibly busy, but thanks to my awesome organization, the freezer has had lots of spaghetti sauce, soups and other treats to keep us going […]

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sequins | movita beaucoup

arts and crafts

movita: Guess what? 2.0: What? movita: I got a really nice email from a woman today, and she told me that she loves my blog. It was kinda like a fan letter. I have a fan! 2.0: Wow! That’s nice. Was it your new friend from England? movita: No. Wait! I have two fans! This must be how […]

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hazel swimming

more from ironwood farm

Here are a few more pictures from my visit to Ironwood Farm. It’s been so busy lately that I’ve been thinking about running away to the farm. I bet they’ll have peaches and pears soon – yum! . . . This is the old goat house. There are no goats in there now, but it […]

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