Wednesday, February 23, 2011

{ Interview with the Birthday Girl }

Last year we started a couple new birthday traditions. This one and the following, the birthday interview.

What is your name? Annabelle

What are some of your nicknames? Anniebelles, Sugar Plum Fairy ( that's what Daddy calls me ), Twinkletoes, Lovie + Sugs ( that's  what Mommy calls me )

How old are you? Five

Where do you live? by Audrey's house

What are your favorite things to do? Go to the park, go to parades, smell flowers, dance, color + paint, pick bouquets of flowers, play dress up

What are your favorite foods? bacon, rice, shrimp, sushi, strawberries, birthday cake

What do you want to be when you grow up? a ballerina

What do you do on your birthday?  go on treasure hunts, play with balloons, open presents, blow out candles 

What are your favorite colors? red, purple, pink, green + blue

What is your favorite thing to wear? dresses with tights

What would be the best thing someone could give you? ballerina slippers

What do you do all day? play with Jack and my stuffed animals

What is your favorite toy? Winnie the Pooh

Who loves you the most? Jesus, Daddy, Mommy, Jack + baby

What is your favorite book? Twig

What is your favorite song? There's Something in the Water   

Where is your favorite place to go? to the toy shop and the pet shop

What makes you happy? surprises, kisses, dancing

What makes you sad? hitting, when I hurt myself 

What was your favorite thing about your 5th birthday? Getting two pet goldfish with Poppy + is mine and one is Jack's. I named my orange goldfish Petunia. Jack named his white goldfish, Big Tool.

What's something that you want to do this year that you've never done before? Go to the circus.

What are you most looking forward to about being five? doing bigger things, my baby sister being born, starting ballet

What do you think is the most important thing in the whole world? for God to rescue us

{ 5 }

Friday, February 18, 2011

{ Her to a t }

" Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch. "    - Walt Whitman

Happy last day to be four. 
Happy almost five years old. 
Happy you. For you find delight in all things great + small. Especially the small. 
Happy us. That you are ours. 
Happy all the way around.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

{ my little craft room }

Who doesn't dream of a pretty room to call their very own?
A room for the express and sole + purpose of creating...
For years I have been wishing for a craft room...
and with this remodel those dreams came true,
thanks to a certain Mr. Dream Come True Maker of mine...

And here it is, complete with lettuce green walls, scallop-trimmed work  table+ vintage sheet stash: