Cross Stitch Initials Ornaments

One of my favorite traditions at Christmas time is to make an ornament for each of my children.  Originally we purchased ornaments each year, but over the last couple of years I’ve switched to giving them handmade ornaments, and I don’t think I’ll ever go back.  I love the idea of these little bits of love moving on with my […]

Quiet Book Pages for Boys

If you’re anything like me, you’ve got a delightful and extremely active boy in your life.  He’s curious and smart and if you ever turn your head for even a second he’s climbing the curtains or dumping flour all over the floor, or any other number of mess-producing activities. I spent every spare moment (and, admittedly, some I probably shouldn’t […]

You Are Brave Embroidery Pattern

Sometimes we all need a little reminder that we can do hard things.  Stepping out of our comport zones can be painful. Facing health challenges, trying something new, working to improve our lives. All these things take courage and vulnerability and this pattern can serve as a tiny reminder that you’ve done hard things before and you can do them […]

Earth Embroidery Pattern

Yikes! I am getting later and later with these free daily patterns.  Can you tell I’m running out of steam big time?  This has been such a fun project and I’m so glad you’ve followed along. I’d love to see your results if you stitch any of the patterns.  Click the image below to see the patterns for the whole […]