Simply Calligraphy: A Review

Simply Calligraphy by Judy Detrick As I’ve been teaching Zuzu how to write her letters, I realized that D’Nealian is very similar to the italics used for calligraphy. I’ve wanted to brush up on the calligraphy I learned in elementary and from my mother in junior high so I can embellish plain note cards with…

Vacation!

The only way I could justify a vacation in the middle of Jason's job hunt was to make it a business trip. So we scheduled appointments and just happened to spend lots of time with family in between. Dad noticed during Eliza's last eye exam that one of her eyes was drifting, but it was…

Thankful Thursday: Nap Mats

I'm thankful I completed a big project in record time!   Last week, a friend asked me to make nap mats for her kids to use at Mother's Day Out. Since her family is "just like our family" according to Zuzu, she also has children ages 5, 3, and 1. She wanted covers that were…