Making it count.


For our final #Stonyfieldblogger post of 2015, we were asked to discuss with our children how we can help them feel loved.  Since my little ones are 5 months and 3 years old this conversation wasn’t overly fruitful (my 3 year old stared at me with wide eyes for a few seconds and then asked me…

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Welcome Eleanor! & a great deal from Shutterfly just in time for holiday shopping!


We are over-the-moon to officially welcome  Miss Eleanor Claire to the hemming birds crew!  Miss H is thrilled to be a big sister, and Matthew and Lizzy are super excited to have a new baby cousin.  These days you hear a lot of “she’s MY baby cousin,” “NO, she’s MYYYY baby cousin,” and “she’s MY baby…

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Have to start somewhere


I have to admit, staring at a completely blank blog is a bit overwhelming.  The big question – what to post first?  I thought I’d start off with an introduction. Hi, my name is Yana and I am 1/2 of the hemming birds (the other half is my sister-in-law, the lovely and talented Ms. Jennifer!)….

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