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January 6, 2019

This week on the gram I posted a video tutorial of how to make a quick fitted crib sheet - you can check out my posts on my Insta Story Highlights: DIY Crib Sheet for some video references!

Here are all the steps if you want to make your own. You can adjust this tutori...

September 24, 2018

As an Air Force veteran myself, married to an Air Force Pilot, we have a lot of military memorabilia.  In an effort to not let it completely take over the house, I'm pretty particular about what gets put out, and what goes into storage.  One of the things that always s...

September 21, 2018

A realistic play kitchen for my daughter with working motion lights, a stocked pantry, and oven lights and burners!

September 10, 2018

This weekend I was able to cross another project big project off my list - completing my Farmhouse Rustic X Hallway Bench.

 I have had this wicker bench in my hallway for years and years, I think I bought it somewhere in Japan.  

Over time and multiple moves it has...

August 25, 2018

For awhile now I've been searching for a solution to my tool problem.  My tool cabinet drawers were a disorganized mess, where I couldn't find anything, and they'd get tossed around every time the drawers were opened and closed.  In my mind I kept going back to my past...

August 19, 2017

My headband obsession is out of control.  Seriously.  Baby girl has barely enough hair on her head to even guess what color it is, yet I put a headband on her every day.  The joys of having a real life doll to dress up, I guess!  

With all the headba...

August 8, 2017

Picture this: a beautiful farmhouse built in 1900 set on a large grassy hill overlooking vast expanses of farm fields with a perfect sunset view. Then picture t

August 1, 2017

Woo! I am back and in sewing action - a lot

has happened since my last post!  In November of 2015 we were living in what we'll call "The Golf Course House" when I last posted.  Since then we moved out of the Golf Course house, my husband left for six months and I tempor...

September 26, 2015

Ever wondered how to baste a quilt?  Well, as I've said before, there is never only one way to do things - here's what works for me!


1. Iron quilt backing and quilt top (Do not iron Minky fabrics!)
2. Clear and clean a workspace like the floor or a large dining room t...

September 12, 2015

The number one question I get is "What is an unpaper towel?" and the number two question is, "What can I do with it?"  

Here's a quick YouTube Video (My first!!) and a list of many other uses!

 - sticky baby hands

- sticky baby faces

- muddy puppy feet

- replacement for din...

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