christmas

5-Minute Wreath Tutorial

So in making our Christmas budget last month, I didn’t leave much for new decorations. We have a fair amount of Christmas decor already, so I figured I would probably make something if anything.  Well, I found myself at Hobby Lobby and really wanted to get/make a wreath for our front door. There are tons […]

Continue Reading…

Friday Favorites: Celebrating Advent

1. spool advent calendar  2. recycle bin advent calendar    3. child’s advent wreath  4. fabric chain advent calendar Although today is Black Friday, and I do love a great bargain, I also recognize how easy it is to overlook the more important things we should be planning for in the days leading up to […]

Continue Reading…

Hey, Boo Boo

I’ve seen versions of this little guy on the web for a little while now, and decided to finally make one of my own for our godson’s second birthday. What exactly is it? A boo-boo buddy. A stuffed toy filled with rice instead of fluff. If he got wet he’d turn out a bit fluffy, […]

Continue Reading…

Handmade Holidays at Sew, Mama, Sew!

November marks the 4th Annual Handmade Holidays over at Sew, Mama, Sew! For all of you looking for crafty gift-giving ideas, this is the place! Each day they’ll be highlight new gifts according to the recipient–so everyone from co-workers, to tweens is covered! And what makes it even better is that they have a ton […]

Continue Reading…