A Perfect Morning

It’s morning. It rained last night and this morning the air is so crisp and fresh. We have the windows open and I’ve got my coffee. It’s a perfect morning to spend with the Lord.



Making Baby Doll Clothes

photo-12Who: For a dear friend’s daughter.

What: I used the patterns and tutorials from The Blueberry Moon’s Nakey Baby series to make these.

I searched high and low to find free patterns for Bitty Baby doll clothes to make.  Blueberry Moon’s tutorial seemed easy to follow and looked super cute. In the end, I used a copy machine to blow the pattern up slightly.  The blanket used up scraps from making the doll clothes.

I would definitely make these again. 




Happy Easter

Easter is definitely one of my favorite days of the year. I love the music, the weather, and the joy that permeates the holiday. The old has become new! And the darkness of Good Friday has been replaced with irrepressible joy. Jesus has conquered death. Can you imagine the disciples seeing the unbelievable? Jesus resurrected as He promised. He has conquered death and my heart. He is Risen! He is Risen, indeed!

Up from the Grave He Arose

1. Low in the grave he lay, Jesus my Savior,

waiting the coming day, Jesus my Lord!


2. Vainly they watch his bed, Jesus my Savior,

vainly they seal the dead, Jesus my Lord!


3. Death cannot keep its prey, Jesus my Savior;

he tore the bars away, Jesus my Lord!



Up from the grave he arose;

with a mighty triumph o’er his foes;

he arose a victor from the dark domain,

and he lives forever, with his saints to reign.

He arose! He arose! Hallelujah! Christ arose!