Sunday Evening {and a footnote}

~ I think I may just keep blogging here with photos as the spirit moves me. I just got a bit burned out by posting actual posts with not much feedback (and I am very grateful to those who did comment much of the time!). My day-to-day blogging will be on Instagram.


I've had this blog for 9 1/2 years now. Partly because our family is outgrowing the title and partly because I feel like I'm talking to a largely empty room, I'm taking a bit of a break. I really enjoy sharing photos and so I've established an Instagram account where you can find me if … Continue reading [pause]


Posting has been slight this week due to all seven children being sick. A sick toddler and preschooler don't leave much time or energy for anything but the absolute basics (and not always those). Some children are on the mend so I hope next week will be better.

Time out

This is what I've been doing lately: making an order of 10 toy censers for St. Tikhon's. I also made three censers for a few other people. To be honest, I'm about sick of making these! Of course, I usually don't make so many at once. Speaking of sick, the youngest two have had colds. … Continue reading Time out