Swim suit season is officially upon us. I've been busy the last few weeks making suits for almost everyone in the family (once again, hubby is left out!). There are so many fun options that have recently been released for almost everyone in the family. Here are just a few of them, with more to … Continue reading Suit Up!
I am so excited to be a part of the Made for Mermaid/ Patterns for Pirates "Sew What Do I Wear- Summer Vacation Edition" blog tour this year! Summertime is one of my favorite times of year. From the beautiful sunny days, to the time spent with my kids, even the thought of a possible … Continue reading Mini Vacation Capsule- “Sew What Do I Wear Blog Tour”
I always feel bad that my son doesn't seem to get as many new outfits as my daughter. Let's face it, there are a ton of patterns out there for girls, not so much for boys! However, Made for Mermaids just released an entire family collection of patterns, making sure that even the boys can … Continue reading Matchy- Matchy
Well, apparently my goal is to see how many changes I can make to my life at once! I have recently made another big step (yeah, taking a leave of absence from my job is still the front-runner, but this is another big one!). I have officially signed up to be a Senegence Distributor. What … Continue reading Oh-La-La… More Big Changes!
For those of you who don't know, I am a teacher. From the time I was a little girl until now, I have always known that's what I would like to do "when I grow up". I have been in my current position for 13 years, teaching middle school... in the same district...even the same … Continue reading Time’s a Changing
Well, I might be a day late to share, but we had a wonderful Easter. My sister-in-law and her family live about 4.5 hours away and we spent the weekend visiting and playing! The trip down was... well... interesting. It took us about 6 hours, including a dinner stop and a bathroom accident by one … Continue reading Happy Easter!
Believe it or not, my kids are spoiled! They have lots of grandmas, grandpas, aunts, uncles and so on that think the world of them. One of their biggest fans is "Ginny" aka my mom. Somewhere along the way, my son started calling her Ginny and it's stuck. Ginny likes to spoil these two kids … Continue reading Spoiled Girl!
It's weird what you find out about yourself when making your own clothes and having to know all of your measurements. I knew I was slightly taller than the average person at 5'7". However, I always found it weird that shirts are always too short, but if I bought my pants in longs, they would … Continue reading Cross My Heart Cami
March 14th aka Happy Pi Day! I might not be a math teacher anymore, but my heart will forever be connected to this subject, especially when it involves Pi. In order help celebrate the day, my kids are both sporting some great outfits representing our inner math nerd. Addy is wearing the Made for Mermaids … Continue reading Happy Pi Day!
Made for Mermaids had done it again! This week, they released the Mama Isabel (and a matching girl’s version), a true wrap around shirt and dress. There are so many options available and every single one of the women who tested this pattern looked AHHH-mazing! A few of the options include multiple sleeve and hem … Continue reading Mama Isabel- Made for Mermaids