Simple Tote Bag Pattern

This simple tote bag pattern is perfect for mass production or beginners. We made one for each our Girl Scouts bridging up to Brownies. This would be a great project for any beginning sewer and even a wonderful troop activity, there are many places that will rent out their sewing rooms for an hour or… Continue reading Simple Tote Bag Pattern

Sustainable Project #4: Upgrade/fix for worn shoes.

This next project was thought up by blogger Love Megan, in her DIY for Delilah post. Here is a picture of the shoes she did for her little one: So cute!!! The more I look at this picture the more I want a pair! The snug has a pair of flats that she has worn… Continue reading Sustainable Project #4: Upgrade/fix for worn shoes.

Sustainable Project #3: DIY ceiling fan cleaning cloth!

Whoa, it is hot! We had a very confused, blizzard filled April, a very rainy May and now the weather is ready to jump into summer. The fans are ready to twirl, but there is a lot of dust that accumulates on top of a ceiling fan. Let’s put all those nice little cilia hairs… Continue reading Sustainable Project #3: DIY ceiling fan cleaning cloth!

Sustainable Project # 1: Stuffed Pigs!

Hooray it is April! Hooray Easter is done! Hooray, only wonderful, non-commercialized Earth day is coming up! I love Earth Day! I love Earth Day, every day! In honor of spring, earth day, April, the wind, sustainability and all things reasonable, natural and respectful, I am planning on doing more and more sustainable projects! You… Continue reading Sustainable Project # 1: Stuffed Pigs!

The Cutest hat I have ever made and other Thursday happenings.

First the hat, which also happens to be my stash bash entry for the week with the Crunchy Catholic Momma. It is adorable and came from the Winter Interweave Knits magazine! I will show you what the hat was supposed to look like. It is beautiful. I say “supposed to” because this was my first… Continue reading The Cutest hat I have ever made and other Thursday happenings.

Valentines for the Children’s Hospital!

For the past two holiday seasons my daughter and I have been making cards for the children at out local children’s hospital. Which is huge and beautiful. This past season we got her class involved and the kids had a wonderful time, thinking about the kids in the hospital and how happy the cards would… Continue reading Valentines for the Children’s Hospital!