Modcloth Stylish Surprise!

Last week I received an email from Modcloth (one of my most favorite stores) and it notified me that they were having their Stylish Surprise deal! I had missed it every time before, so I rushed to the site and … Continue reading

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My Little Pony Birthday Cake

Here I am! Back with another birthday post! Birthdays are a big deal at our house so I have a few more of these posts before I’ll be satisfied! ;)  As you may have seen before, Penelope turned three last … Continue reading

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My Little Pony Birthday Party

Last weekend, on March 16th, my sweet little girl turned 3 years old! I can barely believe that it has been three years already! In some ways she seems like such a little baby still and in some ways I … Continue reading

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Naptime Crafters Sewing Contest!

As I was browsing around on facebook this morning drinking my much needed coffee, I stumbled upon a super cool online sewing competition from Naptime Crafters. I have never done anything like this before, and the prizes are pretty neat, … Continue reading

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How to make a rainbow hair clip holder

Penelope is currently growing out her bangs. For anyone who has been through this (toddler or not) we all know what an annoyance it can be. Often times the bangs stay at such an awkward length and fall in your … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!!!

Roses are red, Violets are blue, hope you have the happiest Valentine’s Day from us to YOU!!!  Today we will be picking Cory up from work for a lunch at the local food carts and then to the store to … Continue reading

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Homemade dress for Valentine’s Day

In my attempt to design for adults as well as children, I have finished up another dress…and just in time for Valentine’s Day!  I don’t really have anywhere to wear it. We are simply staying home and making fondue with … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day card making tutorial

It’s that time of year! The stores are filled with pink and red displays, the candy is flowing and sweethearts everywhere are searching high and low for a gift and a greeting card that says just the right thing. However, … Continue reading

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How to make Elderberry Syrup for the sick season

It’s that time of year! The weather is cold and we are forced indoors to entertain ourselves and our wee ones. We find germs around every corner and no matter how careful we are, the kids still end up sick! … Continue reading

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Sewing on another scale

I have been sewing children’s clothing for three years now. Although I absolutely love it, I am always a bit jealous of the adorable dresses that I make for Penelope. It was always a goal of mine to sew adult … Continue reading

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