July 1, 2020

At the beginning of 2020 I had two main creative goals for the year;  

1.  Create a tablescape for each month

2. Design and sew a dress for each month

Opposition in All Things

A few weeks after I set this goal I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer but I was determined to...

November 14, 2019

This dress is SO simple to make you can whip one of these up in just a couple of hours.  For some of you, that is your children's nap time, aka; while the Lions sleep!

Some call it cheetah print, others call it leopard.  I call it my go to print for just about anyt...

January 10, 2019

This comfy plaid flannel fabric would have been great made up as anything, but exposing it's raw edges and adding a gold separating zipper took it to a whole new level of chic!! 

I really couldn't leave the fabric store with this mustard yellow fabric without the flanne...

January 7, 2019

If you love BIG SLEEVES and EASY sewing projects, then this tutorial is for you!

Sometimes I find a fabric that I just cant leave at the store and I have to create something with.  I must have dreamily gazed at this fabric on more than three separate visits to Joann but...

May 16, 2018

Do you have any travel plans for this summer???  Then you need to make one of these curling iron cozies before you head out on your trip.  Why, you ask?  Well, for starters, they're so cute! They are also inexpensive and sooo easy to make, but the purpose they serve is...

May 10, 2018

This cute newlywed friend of mine is having a Birthday today! I love Birthdays, and Weddings, and anytime we have reason to celebrate another person.  Weddings in particular are one of my favorite celebrations because I am a huge fan of marriage, and seeing two wonderf...

April 30, 2018

"What you create doesn't have to be perfect" is part of a talk that I love by Dieter F. Uchtdorf from the LDS October 2008 General Conference.  You can read the entirety here 

https://www.lds.org/general-conference/2008/10/happiness-your-heritage?lang=eng

Part of th...

April 25, 2018

Last year I decided that I really wanted to get out of my comfort zone with my clothing choices and I wanted to try sewing different types of fabrics, so when I saw this lovely knit at JoAnn I thought I'd try my hand at a duster sweater.

When I first finished sewing it,...

April 6, 2018

I am anxiously awaiting the arrival of Summer and some warmer temperatures, but in the meantime, I am trying not to rush through Spring and all of it's glory.  This morning I went for a walk in the rain and loved every moment of it!! The freshness of the air and the be...

April 2, 2018

What a wonderful Easter weekend we just had full of family, great food, beautiful weather, and spiritual uplift!  This will be a weekend to remember.  

I also remember coming to Utah from Southern Alberta during the Easter break when I was growing up.  It was...

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