A Flower Dress.

Every year it seems I am squeezing in a last minute First-Day-of-School dress....more

25 Ways To Ask Your Kids “So how was school today?” Without Asking them “So how was school today?”

This year Simon is in 4th grade and Grace is in 1st grade and I find myself asking them every day after school, “So how was school today?”. And everyday I get an answer like “fine” or “good” which doesn’t tell me a whole lot. AND I WANT TO KNOW A WHOLE LOT!!!! ...more

The Art of Homemaking: Easy Blender Salsa

If you know one thing about liZ and I, it’s that we both love Mexican food....more

Three Easy Baby Blanket Tutorials

The gift giving season and cold weather will be here before we know it so today we have a baby blanket roundup for you that we shared awhile back over at Mama Says Sew....more

Sewing Saturdays with Simple Simon and Company

Welcome to another Saturday….where we get to see what you have been working on!...more

Handmade gift series…

Today we are over at bugaboo mini mr. me to share in Kimberly’s handmade gift series....more

Skirting the Issue Final Numbers, Drawing Winners, and Sincere Thanks

As I write this I am sitting here curled up on my couch in my ratty old pajamas and eating Riesens (love these things)....more

Q is for….

Today I am joining in the ABC party to celebrate back to school with The Ribbon Retreat....more

Make a half-apron in 3 easy steps.

SO….awhile ago Elizabeth and I made a few videos….. And today we are sharing one of my favorites....more

No-Sew Love…and a giveaway.

One of our very good blogging friends Ashley of Make it and Love it just released her first book and we are SOOO excited for her!...more