This post is longer than normal. It doesn’t happen often so I hope you don’t mind. ☺ It’s that time of year when a lot of gifts are given and received. Our family even has three birthdays between the end of December and beginning of January. I really encourage our children to make as many … [Read more…]
I can’t believe it’s Friday again already. This week has just flown by. I’ve been busy making gifts and helping my children make gifts. I’ve used this time of year to give my boys a working knowledge of the sewing machine. Their favourite gifts to make through the years are the ones where they get … [Read more…]
Today I stepped out of my comfort zone and tried something new. I went out on my own to remake a sweater into something I would use. I had a sweater I’d been given several years ago that I never liked. It was/is just too bulky and awkward feeling. A few weeks ago I decided … [Read more…]
I struggled a little getting things done this week because my baby has had some sleep issues which, of course, means I had sleep issues. I did manage to do a few things though. This has been on my to-do list for quite a while – a binder cover for my youngest daughter. I made … [Read more…]
I am excited to share this with you. This is a project – fixing a ripped up folding chair – that I had on my to do list for a long time and finally just made the time to do it.
This week has gone by in a blur – a husband recovering from a minor back injury, sick children, sewing projects, etc. It has been hard for me to stay focused with so much sickness in the house so I’m glad I had sewing projects to keep me going. I promised my youngest daughter a … [Read more…]