diy, Family, sewing, Uncategorized

Inch by Inch: Accepting Hard Things

Over the years, sewing has become a way for me to process life.  When my biological children and I were separated, for the longest time I couldn't even look at my sewing machine.  Because a big part of the reason I started sewing was for them, and "now they were gone."  It was hard.  My… Continue reading Inch by Inch: Accepting Hard Things

budget, diy

New Makeup Every Month: A $10 habit that saves in the long run

I am sure you have seen the ads pop up on your facebook page, at least if you ever look at or shop makeup online, for IPSY.  The ads started popping up for me last year when I was trying to figure out a DIY look for my wedding. Well, I ended up signing up… Continue reading New Makeup Every Month: A $10 habit that saves in the long run

diy

I Draw the Line Here…

We have a little two bedroom cabin style home.  And when I say "cabin style", I don't mean a quaint charming log cabin that we made to feel like we live in a bit of history.  Or even a true historical log cabin that really is a bit of history.  I mean a home that… Continue reading I Draw the Line Here…

diy, sewing

Dressing for Easter- DIY Pants with Tutorial

With Easter approaching this week, I wanted a new outfit to wear for our Easter program at church.  Being on the Dave Ramsey plan though, has limited my personal "allowance" and I need new clothes about like I need a hole in the head.  But, special occasions and all..... So, after putting some thought into… Continue reading Dressing for Easter- DIY Pants with Tutorial