Life seems to require lots of patience

Hello from Flat Rock, Illinois.

If you pop in at our house you can find me in full swing of motherhood. Seemingly my days fill up quite swiftly and I never have a lack of things to keep me busy. I have several sewing projects I’d like to tackle before spring work gets too intense. Sewing is something I’ve always enjoyed, but now with two little ones I find it a bit challenging to get all of it done that I’d like. Julia needs a dress or two and Austin needs a lightweight cap to keep the breeze out of his ears this spring.

Julia keeps growing up and learning new things. She spends a lot of time writing. When I sit down with my pen and paper, she’s right there to join me. Recently when I asked her what she’s writing her response was: “the column.

“And what are you writing about? “I quizzed.

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