Hello everyone. I hope that you are all enjoying your day. I was scrolling through Instagram and Pinterest for little girls fahion ideas, and while doing so, I noticed that most of the little girls were dressed way above their age range, and rather skimpy. It got me thinking whether a line existed anymore between… Continue reading Little Girl or Little Woman: dressing our daughters age appropriate.
Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. I have a confession to make. I am a pattern junkie, but the sewing process takes me forever because I have been so unorganized. I follow quite a bit of fellow sewers on Instagram and on the blogs, and I always wondered how they were able… Continue reading Sewing With Patterns: planning, organizing, and prepping your sewing process
Hey everyone, I hope all is well with you. As a seamstress, I enjoy making clothes for adults and even myself. It is really satisfying, but what really tugs on my heartstrings is when I see my kids proudly wear the items that I make them 😍😍😍😍. My daughter told me that her friends are… Continue reading Mommy Made It!!: How I used a sweater pattern to make my children’s t-shirt and dress.
Today I want to share my good news. I woke up this morning to my husband and two children. I was able to prepare them for their day and send them off with a good breakfast. Before they left, their last words to me was, "I love you." I am a seamstress, and not only… Continue reading Good News: Changing your focus can change your perspective.
Hello everyone!! I hope all is well with you. I love sewing things for me, but I really enjoy sewing for my kids even more. They take so much joy in wearing my handmade clothing, and it in turn warns my heart and motivates me. This week I finally decided to make some drawstring pants… Continue reading Simplicity 8354: Drawstrings Pants
Hello everyone. It has been such a long time since I have been on here. Life has been very busy the last 6 months. I started working again and the kids were both in sports, my daughter cheered and my son played football, and that took up all of our time.I am very understanding to… Continue reading It’s Been a Long Time, Let’s Catch Up.
Hello everyone, I hope that all is well with you. There are many moments in my life that make me proud to be a mother, but there are some that just sticks out. I don't usually tell every good deed that is done by me and my family, because I feel that when you do… Continue reading The Lessons They Teach Us
Hi everyone, I hope that all is well with you. Today I am going to conclude my "New York state of Mind" post. Most of my time in New York was spent with my husband's side of the family, but the times we ventured into the city was amazing. I'm a southern girl at heart,… Continue reading New York State of Mind (part 2)
Hello everyone. I hope all is well with you. I have been sewing like crazy lately, I think that I have truly gotten better at organizing my schedule. I am back in the workforce, and adding that to being a wife and mom means for not much time to do the extracurricular activities that I… Continue reading Black and White Florals; Simplicity 1613
Hi everyone! I hope all is well with you. Today I want to talk about the true cost of sewing your own clothes. Since I got into sewing I have heard so many sewing vloggers and bloggers say how much cheaper it is to sew your own clothes. Well, I am here to let you… Continue reading Sewing Your Own Clothes, Is It Really Cheaper?