Monthly Archives: October 2011

Little ones sewing

  We decided that we were doing a semi-homemade costume for Halloween this year and that we would need fabulous trick or treat bags to go with it.  I picked a very simple pattern in a book I purchased and thought I’d see how far I could get without “doing it for them”…and surprisingly we […]

For the happiest girl in the world

My cousin, Samantha, is having a birthday this month.  She and I are fairly far apart in age and I don’t know her as well as I would like to, but what I do know is that she is the happiest person I have ever met.  She has an excitement in her voice that reminds […]

Make your house Happy it’s Halloween

How cute is this wreath?!!!  I think it’s fabulous!  I found the inspiration on…c’mon…you should know the theme by now…Pinterest!  This one came with a tutorial and you can check it out here.  I made mine a bit different in that I used a wire wreath form that I found in the floral section of […]

Sorting Socks Stinks

Sorting Socks Stinks

Ever find yourself just throwing all of the socks into your drawer in a pile? oh c’mon…admit it! I do! In order to make laundry day somewhat simpler for myself and starve the sock monster in our laundry machines, I made personalized lingerie bags for my kids socks. They simply place their dirty socks in the bag all week and on laundry day they receive the bag back with all their own socks…no figuring out whose smallish foot fits in this one or which one has the polka dots and which one wears the striped socks. I love it! Try it…you might just love it too!

T is for Tomato soup and yummy for my Tummy

The fall is my favorite!  I love fall!!!  For so many reasons, but one of them is for soup!  The cool crisp air is such a good excuse to spend time in the kitchen creating deliciousness that you can put on a spoon.  As you know…my new addiction is Pinterest.  I found an awesome recipe […]