I’m a Genetic Quilter

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Hello Everyone!  Today’s post is a little more personal and gives you a little peek into my background and my family and a little bit about how I got into creating.  I really do feel like it’s in my genetics… I think there is a certain type of person who is naturally interested in “making.” […]

100k Subscriber GIVEAWAY!

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This past week I reached a huge milestone. I can’t believe 100k people have decided to subscribe to my YouTube channel! I’m overwhelmed with gratitude that I get to do something that I love and work from home. It truly is such a gift. Feeling very thankful and excited about what this next year will bring! […]

How to Crochet a Toddler Hat Tutorial

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Hello Everyone! I’ve got a new crochet video tutorial for you!  This toddler hat is from the pattern that is offered for FREE when you sign up for my newsletter – but is only the toddler version. If you would like the adult sizes, you can sign up for my newsletter right HERE and it […]

Education and Inspiration

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Several weeks ago we had the opportunity with our charter school to go to the Natural History Museum in LA. My kids had a blast wandering around the museum and their favorite part was the dinosaur bones.  They have a really spectacular display.  This is one of the thinks I love about homeschooling… flexibility.  The […]

Hand Embroidered Ornament Tutorial

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Hey Everyone!  I have an adorable little holiday ornament to share with you today.  This video tutorial will show you how to make a french knot, backstitch as well as a blanket stitch.  This beautiful little heirloom quality ornament would be great as a gift or for your own tree. Materials: Simple design 100% quilting […]

Light Up Christmas Tree Skirt Tutorial

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Hey Everyone! I’ve got a super fun tutorial to share with you today!  I have had this project in my head for a long time and I was happy to finally get it out into a physical project and see if I could figure it out! Materials: Fabric (mine is a wool suiting).  If the […]

New Video! Advent Calendar DIY Tutorial!

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Happy Thanksgiving weekend everyone!  I hope you had a wonderful day with your family, I sure did!  I have new video on how to make an advent calendar up!  I have been wanting to make one for a long time, and after a shopping trip at the craft store this is the idea that formulated […]

Night Sky Quilt Along

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Hi Everyone!  Today I have a fun little quilt block to show you!  My online friend Jana invited me to join in on her Night Sky Quilt Along.  The Night Sky quilt pattern is by Camille Roskelley and features some really fun stars.  It’s the pattern of the month over at Fat Quarter Shop, so […]

Cute Easy Crochet Flower Tutorial

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Hey Everyone!  My last video just a few days ago was the magic circle technique video for crocheting in the round.  I wanted to have some projects that featured this project, so here is a cute little crocheted flower tutorial for you! I hope you enjoy this project and don’t forget that if you make […]

How to Make a Crochet Magic Circle

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Many crochet projects start off with a magic circle or sometimes called a magic ring.  It makes it so that you can make the center really tight and not be left with a hole at the center of your crocheted in the round project!  I have 2 projects coming up that use the magic circle, […]