Handmade

Acorn Christmas Ornaments for Church

Acorn Christmas Ornaments These cute acorn Christmas ornaments were a fun project, and super simple to do. It was also very inexpensive, and they turned out so cute! I’ll share how I did them, and if you have a yard-full of acorns like I do, you can make some for yourself! *This post contains affiliate […]

A Special Handmade Gift

I hope everyone had a very magical, wonderful Christmas!  Ours was just fantastic, with lots of family time, laughs, delicious food, and gift-giving. After a little backstory, I’m going to share one of my favorite gifts I gave this year, a special handmade gift. We have sort of a schedule at Christmas time.  Christmas Eve […]

Homemade Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Homemade Pinecone Christmas Ornaments I’m just popping in to show you how I made my homemade pinecone Christmas ornaments for my church family this year. These were not difficult to do, and they turned out to be one of my favorite annual church Christmas ornaments! Ok, so there may have been a bit of pain […]

Easy Sewing Project for Kids: A Fabric Bookmark

I’m excited about my plans today!  I’m going to be sewing with Pooh’s Girl Scout troop after school!  She is in a fun troop with a fantastic troop leader, and 9 wonderful troop-mates. Her leader asked me about doing a little sewing tutorial for the troop, and I am happy to do it.  I want them all […]

Button Craft Projects with Jimmie | A Guest Post

Button Craft Projects with Jimmie | A Guest Post You’ve got to see Pooh and Tigger’s button craft projects they made with Jimmie recently, because they’re so adorable! I mean, seriously cute! Plus, they’re perfect for Valentine’s Day, and so easy to do. If you don’t have a Jimmie in your life to make these sweet […]

Bias Binding Shortage? Make it Yourself!

My title sounds like it may have been written by a sweet little home economics teacher who can’t stress the importance of bias binding enough, but believe it or not, I never took home economics.  My homeroom teacher all through high school also taught home economics (hi, Mrs. C!), so I did spend a considerable […]

Monday Catch-You-Up: Big Creek & Handmade

I already showed you how amazing Coach was during his Spring Break, and how he transformed our shop buildings right before my eyes.  Well folks, that’s not all.  He is unstoppable once he gets on a roll, and I may be showing off for weeks to come from that one week that Coach was off! […]

Papa’s Shop: After

I know last Monday’s post was a cliff-hanger, but you’ll forgive me, right?  I’m nervous because Pooh, my oldest daughter, was so angry last night after watching the first segment of Mockingjay, she was spitting nails!  I don’t want anyone to be that angry at me, but I think I’m pretty safe.  Besides, I’m here […]

Papa’s Shop

It’s March again! This is cause for much celebration, because March is the beginning of the end of winter here in The Deep South. It certainly doesn’t mean that winter is over..done..kaput….just that there is an end in sight. Daylight Savings Time is a week away, and that is definitely something to write home about! […]

Craft Room Makeover: After

Well, I did it!  I got my room all pretty!  Surprisingly, it didn’t take all day, not that it would’ve mattered. Because of all the ice, I spent a considerable amount of time at home last week looking for something to do.  I’m home again today, which is normal for a Monday, but Coach and […]