Back in August I pulled up to Joann Fabrics and was immediately drawn to the rack of Halloween fabric sitting in front of the store! I had to buy some, what was I going to do with it, even I didn't know at the time. I finally decided to make a table runner for my… Continue reading Halloween Crafting: Table Runner & Wreath
I've been thinking for sometime that I really just need to break down and buy a heat press. But I just couldn't bring myself to spend the money. Every time I make shirts for myself or my kids it's nearly impossible to get the pressure and temperature right when using an iron. My arms would… Continue reading I Bought a Heat Press
This time of year is so hectic for me. I am in between being so excited for school that I want to work in my classroom nonstop and knowing that once it starts we have 2.5 months before Fall Break. Did I mention that we are having another baby? At this point I am back… Continue reading Back 2 School Wreath
Any chance to make my kiddos some comfy made by mommy pants I jump on it. I came across a simple harem pant pattern (here). The girls over at A Joyful Riot have this pattern in many sizes up to size 6. The pattern is so simple to cut with very few stitches. I used… Continue reading 1 Hour Harem Pants
This mama had a productive weekend. I was able to accomplish several tasks. To start, my mother just celebrated yet another year of life, wahoo. Shout out to mom. To celebrate she hosted a "wine and canvas" for her birthday party. I quoted wine and canvas because it isn't the typical wine and canvas you see… Continue reading Mickey Mouse and The Flash
What kind of crafting mother would I be if I didn't make Kyle a shirt for St. Patrick's Day? From start to finish this took me about 30 minutes to make. I had to find an appropriate font (King Arthur Legend) first and my shamrock (traced an image from google). Once those decisions were made… Continue reading St. Patty’s Day Shirt
I asked Kyle what kind of birthday he wanted. He told me "Umm I want Batman, Spider-Man, Avengers, and Ninja Turtles. What's a Mom to do? I'm slightly OCD, I kept picturing what a mess this would be, all those colors. YIKES! I decided to get started. With Kyle's party a month away I had to… Continue reading Mixed Superhero Party Banner!