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 has been a busy week with what seems like an abnormal amount of errands. As well, the baby has taken to nursing a lot at night which leaves me functioning on partial brain capacity during the day. I usually like to get up an hour before the children. The house is quiet and I … [Read more…]
The last few days have not been easy. Over a week ago my husband had what he thought was a minor muscle pull in his back. He teaches security every other week, and wouldn’t you know it last week was his teaching week. He couldn’t rest his back much and by Saturday he basically couldn’t … [Read more…]
I learned a new way of doing ruffles about five years ago, and it is so easy. I’ve never enjoyed making gathers, but this tip makes sewing gathers easy. You need thin cotton yarn. Centre your string in a line where you want your ruffle to go. Use a wide zigzag. This pins the string … [Read more…]