Posted in December 2011

New Year’s Eve and the Inevitable List

It’s New Year’s Eve and I’m still suffering from the effects of jet lag caused by making the rookie mistake of napping for too long yesterday when we got home from Canada. I sure do wish I was one of those lucky people who are able to sleep on planes! We had a wonderful trip … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas Eve!

It’s Christmas Eve!

Sitting on the couch in my mom’s house on Christmas Eve I’m looking across at the mantle and admiring the stockings that are hung (with care, of course). My Grandmother is one of the most talented fiber artists I know, though sadly she is no longer able to sew or knit because of arthritis in … Continue reading

Photo Friday #5–Fav photo of 2011

Photo Friday #5–Fav photo of 2011

Cabo de São Vicente (Cape St. Vincent) in the Algarve, Portugal. It’s one of those places that I don’t think you can take a bad picture, beautiful colours and a beautiful place. A great memory of a great trip!

Travel Craft Alert–Travel document pouch from Sew Delicious

Travel Craft Alert–Travel document pouch from Sew Delicious

The very talented Roslyn over at Sew Delicious has just posted this great tutorial for a travel document pouch, which is a great idea for any of the travellers on your Christmas list! Isn’t the fabric she used just great?! Do you know of any other great travel related crafts? Let me know!

Happy Birthday to us!

Happy Birthday to us!

My birthday was a few days ago and Damian’s was last month and my sister sent us this super rad personalized map to chart our past and future trips on! I just need to get an erasable marker and I’ll be all over that thing! Thanks Sis!

Christmas Cheer in Belfast

Christmas Cheer in Belfast

A magical Christmas in Belfast? Probably not the first place on your list when thinking of a pre-Christmas holiday getaway, but this is where we found ourselves last weekend and I would certainly recommend it. With the amazing Belfast Christmas Market in front of City Hall and the Christmas craft sale at St George’s Market … Continue reading