I'm headed out on a trip soon, and I wanted to make a simple cosmetic bag for myself. The one I have is about twenty or so years old and I just wanted a new one. I looked and looked online and googled looking for a pattern to use or a tutorial. I finally found a cute pattern on … [Read more...] about Making a Toiletry Bag For My Next Trip
This post contains affiliate links. A couple of years ago, I won a Cricut Explore ™ in an online giveaway. I sat in my closet in the box it came in for over a year. Then last summer, my daughter, Emily came over and we played around with the Cricut again, trying to … [Read more...] about This Grandma Will Cut You! Cricut You, That Is.
I had fun creating an Easter craft for Chocolat Frey, and said I would show you how I did it. So, here is the tutorial on how to make the Chocolate Easter Bunny Wreath. To make this Chocolate Easter Bunny Wreath, you will need the following supplies: 1 (12") … [Read more...] about Chocolate Easter Bunny Wreath Craft Tutorial
I have wanted to have a Pinterest Party for a long time. I invited some friends over to make some crafts inspired by things we found on Pinterest. For this first party, there was just me and my friend, Elaine. I look at Pinterest as a starting place, and almost never make the … [Read more...] about January Pinterest Party: Valentine Heart Garlands
I started making this little quilt before Parker was even thought about, in the winter of 2011-2012. I got this far with it before we had to pack up the travel trailer and head back to Arizona. Since my surgery, I have not been able to do much sewing, until around march of this … [Read more...] about Quilts Have Magic Powers!
I wasn't kidding when I challenged myself to make an effort to spend 30 minutes a day doing something sewing related. I haven't sewn anything much to speak of since May of 2012. It has just been too painful for me to do. But then when I was thinking about it the other day, it … [Read more...] about 30 Minutes A Day Sewing Challenge
I have been giving this a lot of thought, ever since I learned that March is National Craft Month. I know I am not the same physically as I used to be, and I may never be back to my whole self again. I struggle with that knowledge every single minute of every single day. I often … [Read more...] about My Personal National Craft Month Challenge: Do More For Me
I know this is the day you have all been waiting for: The day I post some crafts for sale. I have a bunch of stuff that I made before my surgery that I really need to get out of here. So, I am putting them out there to see if anyone wants to buy them. Here is what I have for … [Read more...] about I Have Some Crafts For Sale