Five Minute Felted Acorns

These wet felted acorns are so quick, you can make a handful in an hour!

If you’ve never felted before, don’t be intimidated by these felted acorns. Felting is so easy, it often happens by accident (remember that wool sweater you shrunk last year?). Balls are the easiest felt shape to achieve, and these take under 5 minutes each. How to Make Felted Acorns Supplies wool (here’s a beautiful pack – [Continue Reading…]

Two Weddings and a Book Tour

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We headed north on Thursday. It’s my first time driving north since making Alabama my home. It’s crazy how attached we get to this world, isn’t it, considering none of it is really home? I’m leaving “home” to go “home” and always the journey tugs and prods at my heart like a good chiropractic adjustment. – [Continue Reading…]

A Tour of Our New Home In Alabama

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Y’all have been so patient. I checked out of the blog nearly three weeks ago promising I’d be back when we were settled in. I’ve decided “settled” is a relative term (similar to “cool” or “warm” in relation to weather. More on that later.) I’ve slept in 7 different locations in four different states in – [Continue Reading…]

Home Sweet Home Alabama

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6 adults. 4 children. 4 vehicles. 3 trailers. 28 tires. 961 miles. And not a single blown tire, detour, or delay. It was our smoothest trip yet (and we’ve made plenty!). We feel kinda like the Israelites whose sandals didn’t wear out in the wilderness. We thank you for your prayers and support of our – [Continue Reading…]