Tag Blanket- A Sensory Toy for Baby

Why do we spend so much money on these really cool baby toys when all the babies seem to care about are the tags on the bottom?  This is definitely the case with Avery and all her stuffed animals currently littering the floor of our living room. You hand her the toy and immediately she…

Knitting/Sewing Binders

Now that I am really into both knitting and sewing, I have been downloading patterns and ideas like mad.  As a result, I have a lot of pages and no home for them.  I wanted to keep things organized and at hand for easy viewing.  I figured the best way to do that was to…

My 1st sewing project

I have done it.  I have completed (with the help of my mom) my first sewing project in 17 years.  That is right I did it (insert applause here)!!!  I was going to make some place mats but instead chose to make a table runner (thanks to my sister for encouraging the change).  I had…

Attempting to Sew Again

I am stretching my domestic diva by learning to sew again.  I first learned to sew in middle school home economics.  Yes I am old enough to have had home ec in school.  It has been a long time since then and I am a little rusty.  Ok a lot rusty.  I can’t even remember how…