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Learn to Sew

Learn to Sew

Whenever I tell people that I sew, I get one of the following reactions: they either look at me blankly, or they look at me with awe, and say that they could never do that. ¬†Occasionally (ok, not very often) they might sew too and we instantly bond. ūüôā Why is this? ¬†It wasn’t too(…)

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

How to Sew: Girl Scout & Cub Scout patches

  I have a friend who is a Girl Scout troop leader. ¬†Actually, I have a few friends who are troop leaders of their daughter’s GS troops, and a couple of years ago, one of them ¬†asked me if I would ¬†be willing to sew her daughters patches on her vest for her. ¬†Well, what(…)

DIY Chore Charts

DIY Chore Charts

  After a whirlwind-awesome-busy summer, my kids are now on week 2 back at school, and I’m starting to feel a little more normal! ¬†As much as I love summer and playing at the beach, and vacations and visitors, etc, I crave a schedule and consistency. ¬†So, before school started I revamped an old chore(…)