Category Archives: Crafts

Custom New Mama Set – Patricia Bravo

Can I just say again how much I like Patricia Bravo? This NMS used Filigree Deco Plants in Teal and Goldsmiths Work in Fresh. I think it’s just beautiful. Hmm shoulda ironed the nursing cover before taking that picture… The lifesaving sling… Perfect for those early days… And the later days too! And no set […]

Garden Update: June

Things are going crazy in my little 4×4 garden. Check this out (and pretend like my grass is mowed): Those tomatoes on the right are taller than I am. The zucchini is starting to take over. In fact, this garden seems to be putting forth many things that are larger than average. Look at this: […]

fruits from the garden

Just a quick photo update! My patio tomatoes are starting to produce a bunch of fruit: And so are my little yellow pear tomatoes: The zucchini is taking over, but also providing many growing veggies: And my blackberry plant is fully leafed out! Yay!

summer sewing

I finally sewed something for myself. And I used a legit pattern. Ellie was kind enough to loan me the McCalls flat front shorts, pattern M5391. I don’t have many shorts in my wardrobe, mainly because I used to work in an office all summer long. When I made clothing purchases, I often asked myself […]

more bibs and burp rags!

Just letting you guys know, there are a BUNCH of new bib and burp rag sets in the shop. A great affordable handmade addition to any baby shower gift! A preview: They are super cute and this time I’m keeping a set for myself. Well, for Jude, but really it’s for me. 🙂 It’s a […]

SMS Giveaway Day!

::Comments are now closed!:: Greetings to all of you who are visiting from Sew Mama Sew! I’m so glad that you’ve taken a moment to stop by and participate in my little giveaway. Feel free to browse and poke around on my little blog. There is much to see, especially my free patterns page and […]

wool diapers

I think I’ve taken this whole hippie thing to a new level with this. I mean, I did it out of necessity (see here for more info on that), but man, I never thought I would see the day where I was sewing my own diaper covers. These are definitely not my finest sewing moments, […]