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Anchors Away Zipper Tote Bag Tutorial


Hi everyone! I have a really fun zipper tote bag tutorial for you today! And it comes with my FREE Anchor’s Away quilt block too! I’m calling this one my Anchors Away Bag and it features the Nest fabric line by LellaBoutique for Moda. This bag has a top zipper enclosure, fun handles, an inside pocket, and a front pocket…

Drawstring Squishy Pocket Bag Tutorial


Hi friend! I have another fun sewing tutorial for you today! The Drawstring Squishy Pocket Bag is super easy and only takes about an hour to make! It’s a great beginner sewing project and you’ll not only make a super cute finished bag, but you’ll learn some valuable sewing skills to boot! Let’s get started shall we? Watch the full…

Cilantro Lime Shrimp & Avocado Salad Recipe


Hi friends! I have a really easy lunch recipe to share with you today. I’ll be showing you how to make this delicious Avocado Shrimp Salad that is super easy to make, and is a light, refreshing lunch idea for those warmer days! In the summer I really don’t like having to use the oven, and honestly I prefer to…

Vintage Spring Quilt Pattern


Hi friends! It’s springtime here in sunny Colorado and I’m super excited to be releasing my new quilt pattern that’s perfect for this time of year! It’s called Vintage Spring and is so cute and cheery! I loved my Vintage Christmas trucks so much that I wanted to be able to enjoy them all year and so I added a…

April Showers Doll Dress Pattern


Hi everyone! I’m so excited for today’s post! After a lot of hard work, my daughter OIivia, you may know her as TinkerBell, has just released her very first sewing pattern! It’s called April Showers and is a cute top and skirt pattern created for an 18″ Doll. For those of you who follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably seen…

Scrappy Pocket Tote Bag Tutorial


Hi everyone! I have a super fun bag tutorial for you today. This one looks fancy, but it’s really quite easy to make! I’m calling it the Scrappy Pocket Tote Bag. It’s about 14” wide by 13” tall when done and has a total of 4 pockets! It’s a great size project bag for knitting, crochet, or even carrying books,…

Free Bird Quilt Pattern


Hi everyone, I don’t know about you, but with the crazy cold temperatures here, I’m in the mood for spring! And so it’s with great excitement that I’m releasing a new quilt pattern today. It’s called “Free Bird” and I love the simplicity of this one. It’s super fast and easy to make and is even good for beginners.  …

November 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Unboxing!


Hi friends, today I’m unboxing the November Quilter’s Candy Box, yay! If you’re new to Quilter’s Candy Box it is a monthly sewing/quilting subscription box. The boxes are $46.95/month (plus shipping) and they pack their boxes full of sewing and quilting goodies.   Ready to see what is in this month’s box? Watch my November 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Un-boxing…

October 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Unboxing!


Hi friends, today I’m unboxing the October Quilter’s Candy Box, yay! If you’re new to Quilter’s Candy Box it is a monthly sewing/quilting subscription box. The boxes are $46.95/month (plus shipping) and they pack their boxes full of sewing and quilting goodies. These boxes are unique in that they have a different curator each month who put together a special…

November Monthly Meal Plan


Good morning friends! I can’t even believe it’s already time for the 2017 November monthly meal plan. I’m not kidding when I say that once school starts time flies! It’s definitely looking like fall in our neck of the woods. Trees have turned beautiful yellow, orange and red and the air is cool! Also did I mention that November is…