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Handmade: My Going Home Outfit

Me in my going home outfit. Photo by David Winters, used with permission My parents kept many handmade treasures that were mine when I was a baby. My mom had made my going [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Categories: Crafting, Family, Stitch|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Welcome to the World, Baby Girl Stitch!

I've been quite remiss in updating Meek Manor with our news. We welcomed a baby girl on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 12:31 a.m. She weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces and was 16.5" long. The first [...]

By | April 6th, 2016|Categories: Family, Pregnancy After Loss, Stitch|Tags: , , |0 Comments

My New Philosophy: “Baby Don’t Care”

In early January, I headed over to Quilter's Way to quilt Stitch's grey and yellow star quilt on the Gammill longarm. Towards the end of the day, when I only had one more row of [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|Categories: Crafting, Family, Pregnancy After Loss, Quilting Heals, Stitch|0 Comments

Lady of Leisure with a few more Grey Hairs

A week ago I posted my monthly article at Pregnancy After Loss Support--Pregnancy After Loss: When a Textbook Pregnancy doesn't feel like a Textbook Pregnancy. I felt like I'd really turned a corner in acceptance [...]

By | February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Family, Our Story, Pregnancy After Loss, Stitch|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Sewing for Stitch: Pinwheel Car Seat Canopy Update

This Pinwheel Car Seat Canopy/Stroller quilt was not on my original to-sew-for-Stitch list, but the way it's coming together I wonder if it is going to end up being one of my favorites. I guess that [...]

By | January 6th, 2016|Categories: Crafting, Quilting Heals|Tags: , , , , , , |3 Comments

Sewing for Stitch: Pinwheel Carseat/Stroller Quilt

Photo Credit: The Cloth Parcel I'm getting the itch to nest, which I'm not sure my heart is quite ready for, but that's a topic for another blog post. The last several times [...]

By | December 16th, 2015|Categories: Crafting|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments