Mittens from outgrown or shrunken sweaters. Easy to sew.

Mittens - WARM idea (not cool) ;-) Think how many mittens you could make from used sweaters. Wool sweaters at that. Or that wool sweater that mistakenly got put in the dryer.

dreams pose. Must for Brownie. Every year since she was three she has asked at least once a week when she can start ballet lessons. And patiently accepted my in a year or two. This year, Sweets, this year! Mommy promises.

Farewell letter from

Childhood Photo Session Inspiration Idea Child Kid Daughter Son Girl Boy Family parents Outside Outdoors Field Country Paddock Park Reserve At Home Lifestyle Studio Ballerina Ballet Dancer Dancing Slipper Shoes Details Memory Capture Kirra Photography


See the monarch butterfly migration. Actually, I can check this one off. I saw the monarch migration in Roanoke when Matthew was about 3 years old.

These smoothie freezer packs show you how to make smoothies with frozen fruit and veggies!

DIY Smoothie Freezer Packs

When you pickup your Smoothie Farm Box, wash and freeze your greens and fruits in DIY Smoothie Freezer Packs. Love smoothies, but hate the hassle of making them every morning? You’ll love these easy smoothie freezer packs.

photobooth background

Best of 2012: Ceremonies

Great idea for a natural photo booth! Vintage frames and bright blooms make for a bohemian wedding backdrop. I also just like this for the garden any day. Perhaps a frame to accentuate an area of the garden or orchids in bloom.

machine embroidery designs

Fabrics 101 Article on tips with machine embroidery on a long list of different materials.