DIY SNOW GLOBES Children’s Activity

DIY SNOW GLOBES  Children’s Activity

These DIY snow globes is an activity my oldest, Fiona, has wanted to do for years.  Thanks to the Christmas DIY section at Dollar Tree this year, she got her wish in completing this easy and fun children's Activity. DIY SNOW GLOBES Dollar Tree had an amazing selection of DIY materials this year and last [...]

Christmas Aprons for Kids Using A MADE Everyday Tutorial

Christmas Aprons for Kids Using A MADE Everyday Tutorial

I had a blast sewing up two aprons for my girls this December.  I made them a matching pair of aprons in an afternoon following this tutorial by MADE Everyday. I had spent a couple of hours on Pinterest looking for the perfect apron to make my girls, when finally I remembered to check MADE [...]

My First Just Nan Cross Stitch Chart | 2018 Christmas Dragon Ornament

My First Just Nan Cross Stitch Chart | 2018 Christmas Dragon Ornament

I have 12 more days before Christmas so I think I will sneak in one more Christmas Stitch this year. I bought the 2018 Christmas Ornament Chart with Dragonfly embellishment pack from The Silver Needle in Tulsa, Oklahoma earlier this year. I loved that the colors were bright and had a Chrismas themed dragonfly! We [...]

How I Fully Finished My Cross Stitch “Sleigh Bells Ring” by Little House Needleworks And Thread Conversion

How I Fully Finished My Cross Stitch “Sleigh Bells Ring” by Little House Needleworks And Thread Conversion

I had the pleasure of cross stitching "Sleigh Bells Ring" by Little House Needleworks this past month and I loved every stitch.  I knew I was stitching this as a gift and I think that made the entire process even that much more enjoyable for me.  I am a process stitcher for sure.  I love [...]

Dollar Tree Winter Painting Activity

Dollar Tree Winter Painting Activity

I’m not sure about you, but I love to stock up on seasonal crafts for the kids at Dollar Tree and tuck them away for days I need something quick and easy to keep the kids entertained on days where it’s too wet or cold to play outside. This type of activity is my absolute [...]

Prairie Schooler Santa Claus Cross Stitch Finishing Tutorial

Prairie Schooler Santa Claus Cross Stitch Finishing Tutorial

I am so happy to say that I reached my 2020 Christmas goal and finished the 2020 Prairie Schooler Santa Claus!  I decided to finish mine into a pillow to have for decoration or as an ornament.  I used homespun with stabilizer on the backing and I think that was a great technique for this [...]

NO SEW Applique Tote Bag With Free Snow Man Pattern by Brianna Lentz

NO SEW Applique Tote Bag With Free Snow Man Pattern by Brianna Lentz

These no sew applique tote bags were such a place of inspiration for me this week. I Have been loving the world of no sew appliqué this month. I really can see how this can become a new form of painting for me as I continue to build skills with this art form. The opportunities [...]

Better Homes and Gardens Country Christmas Crafts 1989

Better Homes and Gardens Country Christmas Crafts 1989

I purchased the Better Homes and Gardens Country Christmas Crafts book at a Goodwill in Aida, Oklahoma last month and I am so inspired to recreate ideas in this book and bring them into the modern day of the 2020s.  In my video on Youtube I share with you what is inside this book as [...]