Saturday, March 24, 2012

Linen and cupcakes

The makings of a stroller liner: Linen fabric and wide cotton binding, cut from Robert Kaufman Vera's Garden line, flowers in licorice:
Saturday baking by mother-daughter team: Vanilla cupcakes with chocolate buttercream frosting. (recipes here for the cake batter and here for the buttercream)


Wednesday, March 21, 2012

We found some clearance summer items in the grocery store the other day, all about twenty cents apiece. Today I added a little flair to a plain navy t-shirt for Amalia, and she was thrilled to wear it.