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MJ's Bookshelf

I Can Dress Myself

This is another fantastic little book my mom gave to Mackenzie. We really enjoy reading it, and for better or worse, I am one hundred percent certain it has increased the number of times I hear, “No, I can do it!” in our house.…

June 20, 2013

Annual Sale at Textile Fabrics

Textile Fabrics is one of my favorite local fabric stores in Nashville. I discovered it when I was searching for fabric for Mackenzie’s crib bedding. We bought this beautiful bird-print flannel there that became the inspiration for her entire room. We’ve actually purchased quite…

June 3, 2013

A Handmade Christmas

Every year when the holidays roll around, I aspire to make make make — food, home decor, gifts, outdoor decorations. Actually doing all of those things — some years I am more successful than others. This year we made salt dough ornaments and a…

December 18, 2012

Mackenzie Now {Two Years}

It’s precious and adorable, and it’s driving me nuts. That’s how all parents feel about the two-year-old stage, right? Mackenzie turned TWO last Monday. If it weren’t for the very age-appropriate behavior, I wouldn’t have believed it myself. We celebrated on Sunday, the 30th,…

October 9, 2012