Top 10 Free Beach Sewing Patterns [Round-up]

Free Summer Sewing Pattern Roundup Summer is my favorite time to sew.  I just love making project I can use.  Most of the year, I’m sewing for someone else. Summer, on the other hand, I can sew for myself.  This is a roundup of my favorite free patterns for summer sewing.   Fish Beach Bag […]

Spring Easter Sensory Bin for Toddlers {How to Color Rice}

Learn how to put together an awesome spring sensory bin for your toddler/preschooler. {colored rice tutorial included}

St. Patrick’s Day Cricut Made Cup for Teacher with free Printable

    I decided to whip up a little early teacher appreciation gift this year.  My daughter has been sick constantly and her teacher has just been wonderful helping get her caught up.  I found these little drink cups at the Dollar Tree and added some rainbow sixlets and rolos.  It’s much cuter in person. […]

crafting advice and hacks on how to be more creative

Hitting the Wall: How to Unblock Your Creative Self & Get Crafting

Crafting ain’t always easy.  I originally planned this post to be about inspiration, but when it came down to writing it I just didn’t feel it.  I wasn’t feeling creative or inspired.  I’d hit the wall so to speak. People hit walls for lots of reasons:  Being too tired to craft or write, pushing myself […]

Organize Your Sewing Stash Round-up

I don’t know about you, but I can always use a little more organization in my crafting.  Things tend to get pretty messy pretty quickly when I’m working on a project.  My favorite organization hacks are here Scraps: Check out this fun and easy way to organize scraps.   http://www.cloverandviolet.com/2012/09/scrap-organization.html I actually use something very […]