Day 300 of Project 365: Iron and lace.

I wanted to commemorate the 300-day mark of this project with a special photo. It’s been wonderful having FunkyPlaid back home this week, and I am dreading having to say goodbye again so soon. My heart was especially heavy today until I read this piece about Patton Oswalt losing his wife. Then I felt like a big jerk for sighingContinue reading “Day 300 of Project 365: Iron and lace.”

Day 114 of Project 365: Extraordinary adventures.

We are in the midst of unpacking All the Things, which sometimes results in delightful finds like this one: the catalog cards that FunkyPlaid and I made for our wedding. Here are some leftover blank ones which I get to use for scratch paper … or for foiling real card catalogs I discover in the wild!Continue reading “Day 114 of Project 365: Extraordinary adventures.”

Day 49 of Project 365: wedding purse

Post-shower dresser scrambling prompted the rediscovery of this amazing creation, my wedding purse. My mom made this by hand, which still stuns me. I was fortunate to inherit a little of her capability in this realm, but nothing to this degree. While visiting Gargunnock House with friends over Christmas, I got into a little chatContinue reading “Day 49 of Project 365: wedding purse”

Where the year went.

One whole year of marriage already? How can this be possible? You’d think we had spent the last twelve months planning a transcontinental move or something. Post-move, time seems to be slowing down a bit, which I appreciate because I want to savor each moment with my husband. (Will referring to FunkyPlaid as “my husband”Continue reading “Where the year went.”