Living in Texas: Fort Worth Stockyards

This weekend marks exactly 5 years since we moved to Texas! Wow....more

Before and After: Front Porch furniture

Back when we were just thinking about building a home, I knew there needed to be a front porch....more

MADE Everyday VIDEO: Placemat Bibs!

Remember those quick little placemat bibs I made for Clara? Back when she a wee little one? Well she’s still wee ....more

KID Shorts….with KNIT fabrics!

Sometimes I can’t believe how old this girl is getting. Didn’t I just cut her hair?…and talk about her turning 1 year old? Of course then she picks up a blankie and paci, and she’s my baby all over again ....more

ice cream, bacon, and balancing on 5 chairs: the OC Fair!

Summers in Orange County, CA as a kid always meant a visit to the OC Fair....more

What do you want to see on MADE? videos, tutorials, patterns…

Hello friends!...more

Scalloped + Lined KID SHORTS

What’s more fun than a pair of KID Shorts? How about shorts with a dainty scalloped hem? That are fully lined?? ...more

New VIDEO! How to make giant Yarn Lampshades, Lanterns, and Globes

Ready for a new MADE Everyday episode? One that does NOT involve sewing?? AND has me wearing a trash bag as my wardrobe? ...more

so, I’ll just make 65 yars of jam…

What was I thinking? Well. I was sorta thinking ....more

We’re going to Scandinavia….what should we see?

Happy Friday friends! I hope your summer is going well! And for some of you, summer means living among these fantastic views and buildings that make my heart smile ....more