My family has become much closer during our time being quarantine together. We’ve done yard work, planted a vegetable garden, finished up our list of “honey do” and repair projects and rediscovered hobbies that were neglected. Even though we only ventured out a few times for necessities, we accomplished so much and I feel like… Continue reading Rekindling an old Friendship
Another birthday! Millie turned 5 on Sunday. I asked my sister-in-law for gift ideas. She likes dress up, teacher’s chalk (skinny sticks!), play doh, books…nothing hit me. Then Kelley texted me this… She is Elsa from Frozen. BINGO! I found an easy cape pattern idea from +Kylie Harris at http://www.thehowtomom.com/2014/01/frozen-elsa-cape-and-anna-cloak-diy.html?m=1. Hancock Fabrics had some shimmery sheer turquoise… Continue reading A Cape fit for a Princess!
My first attempt at applique! I wanted to make something original to donate to my son’s high school baseball team’s silent auction. Burlap garden flags are so popular right now, but I wanted colorful. I designed my flag and made a pattern. I loved the chevron material and wanted to use it for the background.… Continue reading Ultimate Baseball Fan Package!
My nephew was born June 3, 2013! Third times the charm. My Aunt Linda, Kellan Allen’s great aunt posted this on our family group page on Facebook:“Welcome to the Family , Kellan Allen ! You are the first male namesake of Memaw and Papaw’s great-grands! You were born almost 90 years after your great-papaw was… Continue reading Here Comes Trouble!