I didn't realize this until the weather finally started to warm up, but apparently I love wearing the same style of casual shorts. You know- the cute running shorts (but let's be honest, that's not what I use them for!), made out of adorable woven fabrics, cute hemlines, etc. Just walk into any Nike or … Continue reading Linen Loungers-P4P
Well, we had a wonderful time celebrating the 4th of July this year. We were able to spend five amazing days at my in-law's lake cabin filled with all kinds of friends and family. Now, when I say cabin, I actually mean a cabin! It is one of the few originals left on the lake … Continue reading Lil’ Firecracker
Well, it was Addy's turn to get a swim suit! Made for Mermaids is releasing their "Mermaid Shores Swim Collection", which includes so many different suits for both girls and women. We were able to test out the new Lainey Swimsuit, which has so many adorable options. The Lainey Swimsuuit is a two-piece suit with … Continue reading Lainey Suit- M4M
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
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!
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!