Meghan Throckmorton has not received any gifts yet
I had grand plans to share some sewing tutorials this week to celebrate finishing my last scheduled craft fair. My one-lady factory days are over, or at least on pause, and this wide open space beckons to be filled with new creative pursuits.
While all those projects are still simmering, my early week is unfolding slowly with lots of lingering…Continue
Tomatoes smell exactly like summer sunshine. After years of eating anemic, mealy tomatoes from the grocery store, I was blissfully surprised when I first grew my own in college. I love the heft of a sun-ripened heirloom about ready to burst with all that sweetness and warmth.
I always have more than I could ever eat, and so saving their…Continue
Since stepping back from consumerism, I’ve realized that I used to stuff my schedule with questionably meaningful pursuits. Acquiring, tending to, making, and selling stuff takes a lot of time. At first I was disconcerted by these new blocks of freedom, and I felt an urgency to do something “productive.” Instead of rushing into…Continue