Archive for the ‘Sewing’ Category

A while back, I found this tutorial and thought it looked like something I might be able to handle, so I bookmarked it. We got a diaper bag at our baby shower, but the more I looked at it, the more I thought it would be too big. Let me clarify now that I did […]



There has been a lotĀ of sewing happening in our house these days. Most of it has been on a project that I haven’t quite finished yet, so I’m not going to elaborate on it…but I do have some little things to share with you all. Father’s Day presents for my goober of a husband. He […]

Have no fear…


Super Kaitlin is here! After many weeks of tying her blankie around her neck as a makeshift cape, she finally has a real one. All of the materials were in my stash, so this item that is sure to cause hours of play cost this mama absolutely nothing. It took me about an hour from […]

More ramblings


I’m not much for words today. Truthfully, my mind is in my sewing room (slash Steve’s office too, but that’s not the important part right? I have a sewing space all my own) and on all the fabric I’ve acquired yesterday and today. I have lots of things I want to make and I’m in […]

So much has happened since I last posted, and to avoid blabbing about it all, I’m going to try to sum it up in a few sentences. Here goes… -We’ve accepted an offer on our house, which was on the market for a week. We close on the 29th, so things are a bit chaotic […]



We have an 80% chance of rain today. This is very rare for us, seeing as we are in a drought. So, although I welcome the much-needed rain, I find myself longing for the sun. I know there are lots of you out there who are being hit heavily with the February Blues, so I […]

Since I’m feeling pretty good today (as in, I didn’t get up once during the night to get sick yay!), I thought I would write a little bit of what’s been on my mind lately. First off, I have to rant for a minute. Okay, according to, it is 46 degrees (but it feels […]