Paper Bag Journal Tutorial

Kids Journal Idea-Made from Paper Bags

Happy summer! This project today makes me really happy. It was fun for ME to make and my kids ate it up! My 10 year old boy spent over an hour working on his and was just in absolute heaven doing it. It's a perfect project for summertime because your … [Read more...]

Easy Ruffle Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Easy (2 Seams!) Ruffle Maxi Skirt Tutorial

I've got 2 really exciting things for you today! The first is a very easy (like sew two seams easy) ruffle maxi skirt tutorial. It's perfect for little girls (or big girls!) and is easy and inexpensive to make and turns out SO cute! The … [Read more...]

Easy to Sew Kids Belts

Easy to Sew Kids Belts

In the month of July I am going to give you several sewing tutorials that will take you under 10 minutes to make! I thought since it's summer and it can be hard to find the time to sew, it would be fun to keep things super simple this month. This … [Read more...]

Kid’s Hooded Beach Cover Up Tutorial

Kid's Hooded Swim Cover Up

Today is the day!!! My kids get out of school today (and early too so I have time to party with them)! I am so excited. We'll spend lots of time at the pool this summer and it can be tricky getting in and out of the pool area with 4 little kids and … [Read more...]

Baby Shower Bingo Cards

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Throwing a baby shower for someone and need some help with the planning? I've got a cute, easy, free printable baby shower game idea for you. It's baby shower bingo cards! So cute! I made one version for baby boys and one version for baby … [Read more...]

Cute Cloth Doll Sewing Pattern

Make an easy cloth doll from this free sewing pattern

You know what I love to do? Make up cloth doll patterns and sew up cute little cloth dolls for all the darling little girls in my life. Wait what?! Right-I don't have any little girls in my life. In fact, I had to borrow my adorable little … [Read more...]

25 of the Cutest Things to Sew for Girls

25 of the Cutest Things to Sew for Girls

OK, there's no shortage of things to sew for little girls is there? I did a round up last year of 25 Things to Sew for Boys and I will tell you, it took some searching and digging to find great stuff. But girls? Easy peasy! But, I still thought it … [Read more...]

50+ of the Best Child Picture Books

A great big list of stories that you will actually WANT to read to your kids. These are great!

I had so much fun putting together last week's post about my favorite chapter books to read to my kids and there has been such a great response to it, that I thought it might be fun to pull together a list of some of my favorite and the best child … [Read more...]

Favorite Books to Read Aloud to Your Kids

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One of my very, very favorite things to do as a mom is to read chapter books aloud to my kids. We almost always have a book that we are in the middle of reading and we'll read a little before bed or on a lazy Sunday afternoon. So, I thought it … [Read more...]