Slow Embroidered Tea Towels: Sunny Weather Series

Close up view hand stitched details

Sunny weather has finally arrived here in The Netherlands!! I don’t know about you, but in sunny spring and summer weather I tend to like working on small and quick-to-finish embroidery projects. I like projects that are portable! This summer my family will be going on a road trip, so I’m lining up a few […]

The Kindness of Strangers, and the Importance of Friends

Sheesh. Everyone has suffered to differing degrees during this crazy time. I still feel extraordinarily fortunate that none of my family or friends has gotten physically sick. All of our lives have been impacted, and now that the intense fear seems to subside a bit, the stress and anxiety of it all has begun to reveal itself to me. I’ve started to show my cracks lately, and I’m more easily disposed to tearing up or having a quick and intense sob sneak up on me all quick-like. It’s an emotional time.