Tag Archive for friends

for the writer

My friend Annie is a writer. Not an aspiring writer as if you can’t be a writer until you have a published work. That would be like me not being able to call myself a seamstress until I have my own line of clothing walking NY Fashion week. {oh the silly distinctions we make} Someday she will produce some lovely…

clearly it’s baby season

It seems half of our friends are in baby production right now. That means that ALL of my gifts lately have been baby related. No complaints, I like the wee little lads and lasses. {it also happens to be a good distraction from all the pre-deployment chaos} I have a friend from church who is one of the many ladies…

hello boppy

Miss Melanie had a new baby a couple of weeks back. {it might not have been that long but we haven’t seen them but once since. we try and keep our germ infested preschoolers away from wee little babes} Here name is Ainsley and she is 100% perfect and 100% opposite of her sweet but bruiser of a brother. {seriously,…

sharing is caring

My friend Bef {who is all kinds of fun} annually makes a summer mix. This is a throwback to days of yore where you would sit listening to the radio, finger primed and ready on the record button, waiting to create the perfect mix tape. {p.s. am i the only one who did that?} For the past three years I…

what to make? that is the question

I have a friend. We’ll call her Eeyore. She was given this nickname at a Christian Camp we both worked at many many moons ago. She was given this nickname because her maiden name was Robben. Like Christopher Robin but spelled correctly. Anywho, this friend dropped me a line this week and asked me to whip up something for an…

a diaper bag

WARNING: TO THE COASTIE’S WIFE DO NOT PASS GO DO NOT COLLECT $200 DO NOT READ THIS POST {unless of course you are like me and canNOT handle surprises. then read on friend. read on.} Our friend’s The Coastie and his charming southern wife just had a precious baby boy. {by the way: everyone and their mother’s aunt are having…

7 photos for 8 days

Do you ever have one of those weeks that is SO crazy full that by the end of it you feel like Monday was a month ago? {i’m pretty sure that question doesn’t even make sense, but that is how i feel at this exact moment } So our chaotic three weeks of guests came to a close this week.…

cozy coffee

One of my BFFs {best friends forever for those who have progressed beyond 7th grade maturity} had a birthday 2 weeks ago. A random selection of ladies, and by random, I mean her closest friends on this here island, all got together to celebrate 34 years of her fabulous life. We went to Romano’s Macaroni Grill and had delicious calorie-ridden…