One of those days… And a New Video!


Hi Everyone!  Remember a few weeks ago when I sent out my newsletter about goals?  Well, I have really thinking a lot about goals and even made this little project over on my YouTube Channel!  A DIY Goal Calendar!  I wanted to create a simple and budget friendly project to write out a little goal […]

Simple Crochet Boot Cuff Tutorial


Happy Monday!  Today I have a new crochet tutorial for you! The highly requested boot cuff!!  This is a simple and straight forward tutorial, perfect for beginners!  I used a decorative wood button, and you of course, can personalize this to make it your style with the yarn choice and button choice.  The button is […]

Easiest Baby Blanket Ever Sewing DIY


Hey Everyone!  Today I have a fun little sewing tutorial for you!  I call it the Easiest Baby Blanket Ever, lol.  I set this up for the beginner sewist who may not have all the fancy cutting tools so that this project can be achieved with minimal supplies and very basic sewing skills.  This would […]

New Video! Color of the Year Marsala


Hey Everyone!  Did you know I have an Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History?  And that I love color theory?  Anyway, the past 2 years I have done videos about the Pantone Color of the Year.  Last year was Radiant Orchid and the year before was Emerald.  I wanted to do another one for […]

I’m a Genetic Quilter


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!


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


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


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


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


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 […]