Tag: Maternity

Works of art, large and small

Works of art, large and small

I was pretty excited for this week’s #weekendbeads theme on Instagram: art! I thought that it was so fitting given that I tend to think about beads as …

 

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

This week’s #weekendbeads theme is music. I spent some time thinking about what I was going to do before realizing that the answer was right in front …

 

Happy (early) Mother’s Day!

Happy (early) Mother’s Day!

After celebrating my kids (or at least my beady tributes to them!) a few weeks ago, this weekend I get to be the one being celebrated :) Last …

 

The best things in life are free

The best things in life are free

Since my bead obsession started with a gifted Pandora bracelet from one of their free bracelet promotions, I thought I’d take a look at some of …

 

Celebrating two of my loves

Celebrating two of my loves

And no, I don’t mean my love of beads this time. I mean my love for my two children, although beads do (obviously) play into …

 

Longing for Spring

Longing for Spring

I really have to make a note to myself about how gloomy it is in January and February so that next year I can make …

 

A balancing act

A balancing act

Some people follow a sequence of two or three colours of glass from one end to another, adding silvers in a second pattern, to create a …

 

The error(s) of my ways

The error(s) of my ways

Although I buy what I love, what I love still doesn’t always work out. When I first started collecting, I was drawn to white-based beads. There …