IMG_2156a portrait of my children. every week. once a week. in 2013.

Piper: so girly. loves new shoes, having her hair done up pretty, and getting her nails painted. how did I end up with such a girly girl.

Bridget: switching from nursing every 2 hours to every 3 hours. ah, relief! also as you can see she’s getting stronger.



spring knitting pattern giveaway

Happy Spring everyone! As a welcome to my very favorite season, my friend Alicia Plummer of twolittleplums‘ “Buy American” blog is hosting a pattern giveaway.

Today is the release of her pattern “Dancing in Puddles” boot liners and can be purchased on Ravelry.com

Alicia is a very talented knitter and designer. All of her patterns are so beautiful! You can check out the rest of her work here!


Also, If you would be interested in future giveaways on this blog please leave a comment on this blog so that I can get an idea of how big of an interest there is and how large my readership is. Thanks!

Also if you have an online store or business that you would like to have advertised, please email me at: hipsterhomesteading{at}gmail{dot}com