TUTORIAL: T-shirt Tote Bag, 2 Ways
This is by no means an original idea, but if you haven’t seen it, I thought it would be fun to make my own tutorial. Â If you’re anything like me, you have stacks of old t-shirts you don’t really like to wear anymore (because they’re so bloomin’ old!) but you can’t bear to part with […]
Nap Mat Tutorial
Call me ambitious… call me crazy… call me pregnant. Â I added yet ANOTHER crafted item to my list of things to do or make before Baby comes. Â Since Ryder is no longer sleeping in a crib, I wanted to give him a cozy place to lay his little head when we travel. Â A quick online […]
I receive daily updates from several blogs that I follow, and yesterday I got one from MaryJanesandGoloshes with a tutorial for no-slip bookmarks. Â I have found that Ryder loves to carry around books… MY books… the ones I’m currently reading. Â So I’ve had to forego using traditional bookmarks and resort to folding down the corner […]
Quick & Dirty Update, Plus Quick & Easy Tutorial
I’d like to start this entry by welcoming myself back to the land of the living. Â I’m now in the second trimester of my sixth pregnancy (reached 18 weeks a couple days ago), and I’ve finally begun to resume a relatively normal life. Â I can now walk past the fridge without wanting to lose the […]
Pants on the Ground… a Toddler Belt Tutorial
My 18-month old son is still wearing 12-month pants… and even some of those are too big in the waist.Â We really only have a couple of pairs that fit well, and the rest, we just tolerate.Â I’ve tried buying the ones that come with that hidden adjustable elastic, but even those are too big.Â […]
TP Troubles… Problem Solved
Ryder, bless his tiny trouble-making heart, has recently become very interested in toilet paper.Â It started out harmlessly enough… he would gently touch the roll, and sometimes unroll it a little bit before moving on to something more exciting.Â That quickly progressed, and now, he grabs the end and strings it all over creation.Â OR, […]
Super-Easy Table Runner… My First Tutorial!
I enjoy changing up a few decorations here and there according to the seasons and holidays, but I’m not the type to go all-out.Â And I DEFINITELY don’t like the jinky-junk decorations that just clutter up the countertops and become bait for my curious 17-month old.Â Well, my mom came to visit this week and […]
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