Pencil Pouch Video Tutorial


Hey Everyone!  Last week I was trying to decide which tutorial to film next.  My plan was to do a crochet tutorial, but I was worried I wouldn’t get it done in time (crochet tutes take forever!).  I was looking at my fabric and thought… Oh my goodness!   I need to do a back [...]

New Endeavor! Homeschool! AH!


Hi there everyone! I mentioned in my last post that I would talk a little bit more about our decision to homeschool and share a little bit about what we will be doing and how we’ll organize our day! So yes, we are homeschooling. For now anyway. I never ever thought I would be a [...]

Feature Friday!


Happy Friday Everyone! Any amazing plans for the weekend?  We are having as much family time as possible before my husband starts back at USC next week and before we get a little bit busier with homeschooling in September.  Maybe the pool? Library? Park? Anyway, here is the Feature Friday posts for this week!  If [...]

Personal Update Video!


Hey Everyone!  This week I decided to do a personal update video and let you in a little bit more on what I’ve been up to around here!  Sometimes when I do tutorial videos, I just jump into the tutorial and you don’t hear much of what’s going on! So the big things that are [...]

Jelly Roll Jam 2 Quilt


Hey Everyone! Today I get to share a little project I’ve been working on… a quilt from the Jelly Roll Jam 2 FREE pattern by Fat Quarter Shop!  The jelly roll I picked is the new Joel Dewberry Birch Farm, which is so fun.  This pattern is a breeze to put together and a great [...]

Rose Bowl Flea Market


Hey Everyone!  So my best friend and I ventured out to the Pasadena Rose Bowl Flea Market this past weekend.  It was fun to walk around and check out all the fun things… even though it was hot!  And I had my kiddos with me, so it wasn’t a super long trip.  I have never [...]

Easy Quilt Top Tutorial with a Layer Cake


Hey Everyone! I have a new YouTube Tutorial up! This quilt is fun because it uses the super simple and beginner friendly half square triangle to create this easy quilt top. I used a layer cake so it was even easier!  I made all the hsts and then I used my nifty design board to [...]

Behind the Scenes


Hey Everyone! I thought it would be fun to show you some of what goes on around here behind the scenes of my YouTube videos and projects that I’m working on, activities we have been doing and the view from my cell phone this past week! I have been loving all the berries and fresh [...]

Feature Friday!


Hey Everyone!  Every Friday I’m going to start featuring some of my favorite projects that you guys send me!  It is so awesome to see the projects YOU make using my tutorials!  It’s so awesome!  Here are a few of my favorites from the last few weeks.   Zip Pouch Tutorial HERE. Infinity Scarf Tutorial [...]

All About Half Square Triangles


Hey Everyone!  I recently did a video on half square triangles, one of the most widely used quilting blocks.  There are tons of patterns that call for these and tons of patterns you can make on your own by strategically placing various fabrics and colors in a layout utilizing this simple block.  First, here are [...]