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Children’s Christmas Book Countdown (1-10)

Children’s Christmas Book Countdown (1-10)

Each December, for the last 3 years, my kids and I read a children’s book every day leading up until Christmas, and we do an activity that correlates with our book.  I know a ton of people do something similar to this, and I think I just originally gathered ideas from all of those Christmas(…)

Costume Reveal: ivy

Costume Reveal: ivy

This year, for the first time, I decided I would MAKE my kids Halloween costumes.  I’m always so tempted by those darling costumes at Pottery Barn, but this year, I convinced myself that I really could take a pattern and make a costume from scratch.  (If you recall, Jen’s the genius with sewing…I just dabble(…)

from bed to bud

from bed to bud

When we were pondering what to make for this week’s re-purposing challenge, Autie’s first thought was the dresses made from curtains in the Sound of Music. We liked the idea of making clothing out of something intended for another purpose. As we continued to brainstorm, we decided to make a dress.   We came up with the(…)

my hero frames

my hero frames

oh, man, guys…I’ve felt like the absolute pits the last couple of weeks, and even though I KNEW I better get off my booty and start working on something to post for today, I just couldn’t do it! So, I’m posting something that I did about a month or so ago, but never posted about(…)

Shabby Apple Top 15!!!

Shabby Apple Top 15!!!

Hello friends! My Sail Away With Me dress  made it to the Shabby Apple top 15! My day (which actually wasn’t all that great) just got much better. It would be even BETTER if ….. you all would go vote for my dress! (Mine is #13!) … I know, I am shameless!…p.s. You can vote(…)