Wednesday, April 30, 2008

a little spring cleaning..

i have been meaning to clean up my son's toy shelves for awhile..they were just a jumbled up mess! they look so nice now! we'll see how long it lasts!

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

i am so behind!

i feel like i am so behind on my posts here..due to the camera! i recently listed a bunch of kittens on etsy. inspried by this cross stich picture my mom made for me.. here are some pics!

Sunday, April 27, 2008

handmade by mom part 5

my mom recently made this super sweet dolly is sized for american girl or cabbage patch kids. i am so tempted to buy it myself! listed in her shop grammyjan on below on favorite etsy shops...

Saturday, April 26, 2008


i got my new camera yesterday and listed a bunch of amigurumi on etsy..but first i want to show this pic of my son. it came out very cute and believe me he is hard to get a picture of!

Thursday, April 24, 2008

look what my sister did!

my sister jennifer who is an artist and soon to be art teacher painted these "enchanted pumpkins" for me! they are so cute!. thank you so much jen! i think i like zelda best.. she is now posted on the side of my blog!
if you want to see my sister's art that is for is in my mom's etsy shop grammyjan. link on favorite etsy shops list!

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

amigurumi progress....

hi all, just an update on the progress of amigurumi making.. i have 1 bear who is purple and wears a green scarf, a white cat with blue eyes, a brown cat with green eyes and a mixed brown/tan/green cat with green eyes.
i am hoping to get a new camera friday or saturday so hopefully these will be up soon! huggs!

Thursday, April 17, 2008


my camera is broken... i cannot do anything about it for at least a nothing new for etsy, flickr or blog...sigh. i guess when i finally resolve the problem i'll have many new things to show.. will be posting text entries with what i'm working on. i am working on amigurumi cats presently....ttfn

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

crochet for petite blythe

i have been busy crocheting tiny outfits to fit my new petite blythe dolly. here are some pics...

Monday, April 14, 2008

some goodies...

we went to do just a bit of shopping this weekend. i got myself a tag punch so now i can make my own tags for the amigurumi and other softies. also got a steven king book to read..firstarter. this is the first one i've ever read..although my mom is an avid fan! also the newest selvedge expensive treat! very interesting issue with alot about dolls!

new dolly!

here is my newest dolly! she is a petite blythe squiggly squirrel. i have repainted her lips already! they were very light pink..i like them much better now!

so cute wash cloths for mikey

somehow all of mikey's little washcloths eventually i got him these from etsy. they are cotton flannel..two sided..and super soft. sure i could have made some myself but i like to support other crafters as well. you can find the shop here
in case you need some!

Friday, April 11, 2008

handmade by mom part 4...

my mom recently made this adorable pink terry cloth teddy bear named edith ann. doesn't she have a sweet face?! she is available for adoption in my mom's etsy shop here...

Thursday, April 10, 2008



Wednesday, April 9, 2008

more recent amigurumis!

last post today.. here are a few more recent amigurumi creations!

cute shirts for mikey...

mikey recently got a few new shirts that i think are especially cute. he got these two blue and gren ones from old navy. one is a striped polo..the other is a linen button up shirt. also got him this mr. messy shirt from target...and i'll tell you..mikey is VERY messy!

a beautiful swap!

i recently swapped with a lovely etsy sell mountain of the dragon and go these wonderful japanese fabrics! look how lovely she wrapped them! go see her shop here
thank you monica!

Monday, April 7, 2008

sweet little lati babies

here are some pics of shazdoll's adorable lati dolls wearing the enchanted pumpkin hats! the little twins cho and lea wear panda hats and sweet emmy wearing a plush mint green bear hat. thank you so much for letting me post your pics!

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

mikey's lunch

i think i'll try to post pics of mikey's lunch a couple times a week. today he is taking purple cabbage, sunflowers seeds, cooked carrots, turkey,rice cakes and juice for lunch..i ordered him two bento boxes today to put his lunches in.. will post pics when they arrive!

recent amigurumi creations...

i haven't been making as many as i'd like but here are some recent ones... including a custom ordered monkey...

handmade by mom part 3

i decided i will do a regular post showing my mom's creations.. this time i am showing her doggie sweaters. she makes them custom order on etsy
aren't they cute!?


today is autism awareness day.. this is important to our family since my only child has autism. the numbers keep growing everyday.. my son will be 5 in may and doesn't speak. i pray that someday they will know the exact cause of autism and also a cure!

Tuesday, April 1, 2008

mikey's lunch...

as some of you know my son mikey is on a special diet.. so i have to make his lunch for school.. this is what he is taking today.. it looked kinda pretty so i took a pic. he is having salami, pea, raisins and strawberries. also not pictured brown rice crackers and juice...