Top Ten Tuesday

1. The best fort I've had the pleasure of building since I was six. (image by Janae )

2. This sentiment.

3. Extra large accessories.

4. My new favorite foodie blog!

5. Everything about this bedroom.

6. A refresher course in knitting from the lovely and talented, Holly.

7. Checking off nesting projects that have been piling up in the studio.

8. The sassy styles from J. Crew's CrewCuts Fall line.

9. Naps.

10. Remembering what this was like the first time.


p.s. I'm leaving the creative writing post open until further notice. It's too interesting to shut down. (see below)


Elsie Flannigan said...

omg! baby sebastian is so cute.

craftyfox said...

Such a cute little baby. I need to do a refresher knitting too, starting the bear hat pattern next weekend, eek!

Silvitanova said...

Oh, what a cute baby!
I was wondering what are those interesting things in the picture above the cute legwarmers?

heyjenrenee said...

awwwww! a teeny tiny S! wow, they grow so fast. such fun pics.

margot said...

ohhhhh look at him!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

RachelDenbow said...

They are burp cloths that are folded up. Thanks!

Vanessa said...

awesome list rachel! love that room and that pie...mmmm

emmyray said...

Let me just say I found your blog this morning and I think it is adorable. Keep up the good work!

Katherine said...

Now that is some seriously cool fortification!!!!!!


sewshesews said...

Love it all! Sebastian is so cute :) I am so glad the socks worked out for the leg warmers and I LOVE the ruffly bottoms on the striped ones! I am going to have to try that!

followthedot said...

Yay for having babies!! SO adorable! :) I wish you the best of luck when you're in labor!

...on the brink of something beautiful said...

i love the banner (#2). i lately have had to keep saying reminding myself of that!

chelseybell. said...

aw, that is such a precious picture!

Toni Brockliss said...

what a beautiful photo.
I am so excited for you and your precious family!
Ruby is nearly here.

Mandi said...

Phil and I have been planning a fort day for quite some time. We need to get on that. :)

cococricketsmama said...

fun pics! I love that last one of your little man as a babe, so cute!

kindsey said...

super cute!
i love the it will get better soon sign.
and you all are making me want a fuji instant camera soooo bad!


emily said...

Did you make those leg warmers? I'm going to be having my 2nd baby girl in a few weeks also and I LOVE those...can you share how you made them?

RachelDenbow said...


Check this post for links to some tutorials and Etsy shops.



Christine said...

Your blog is so wonderful:) like sunshine! Thank you

OpaqueSkies said...

Crewcuts does have some fun textures right now, don't they? I've been spying a potential gift for my niece there lately. MOstly b/c they're advertising free shipping for the kids line.

And amen to naps!

Joyce said...

I can see that Fort photo all over the world as a post card. Off to read the CW story. Happy happies.

red food colouring said...

love, love, love that room. keep up your wonderful blog.