Easter Ideas...

I can't believe Easter is next week, because it's snowing right now here in Rhode Island. Spring will get here soon...I hope!! I was looking through my previous posts on Easter projects and wanted to share them again for all my new readers who may have missed them.My daughters Courtney and Kelsie are 23 and 22 years old and long past Easter egg hunts, but this first idea was very popular in our family ....more

How to Make a Circle Garland...for any Party or Occassion

We have a new dentist who works in our office and she and I bonded right away with crafting and sewing!! Her son is turning one year old in a few weeks and she wanted to make a fabric garland for the party. She doesn't have a sewing machine, so I happily volunteered to make one ....more

Quick Easter Egg Gift Wrap Idea...

I made these Easter egg gifties for my nieces and nephews last year, but I forgot to share it on my blog. In years past, I always made gift baskets of candy and little toys for my extended family. However, as kids get older, a little candy and a little money is a favorite.Here's how I wrapped their money and still had an Easter theme!! ...more

What Thimble Do You Use?...It's a Linky Party Too

I love English Paper Piecing! It's a method of hand sewing hexagons together and perfect for a "take along" project. I keep some in my purse and beside the couch while watching tv ....more

Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party...Spring is Here!!

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party. Spring is in the air, I think! It said it on the calendar, but we had snow here in Rhode Island yesterday ....more

Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party...

Welcome to another Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party. Tuesday is St Patrick's Day, so I thought you could share any projects you have for the holiday or anything green!! You can still share any or all posts if you don't have anything green ....more

Add a Pop of Color to Your Kitchen...

My kitchen is all white with black counter tops. I love it, because it's so neutral and I can add pops of different colors throughout the year. This winter has been long, full of snow and bitter cold, so after Christmas was over and the house was bare of all decorations, I needed a little splash of color.I found these fake green apples in Marshall's/TJ Maxx Home Goods ....more

I've Had Some Blogger Issues Lately...You Too?

Keeping track of all things that go on with blogging can be time consuming. We all have busy lives with jobs, homes, family, sewing, cooking etc, so when things aren't "right" it takes me a little while to say..."hey, wait a minute. What the heck is happening here".Of course when something goes wrong with your blogging world and you can't control it, ...more

How to Assemble the Double Wedding Ring Block...

How to assemble the block...the first timer way! I've been quilting for years, but I've never sewn the double wedding block. It was a learning experience, but with some researching online and some trial and error, I came up with this.Double Wedding Ring Block.. ....more

Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party...

It's Sunday and the start to another wonderful week of the Sew Darn Crafty Linky Party. I just love all the projects that you link up every week...each new party is better than the last. Thanks so much for always sharing, for joining in and for visiting all the blogs that link up each week ....more