I'm a mom to five, a wife to one and love sewing. I learned when I was a little girl but returned to it in full force in the last couple of years. The process of creating things keeps me sane. I set a lofty goal for myself, one project a week for a year. I'm four months in and it's awesome. I'm amazed at how much I've learned and improved. Set a goal to learn something new and devote weekly time to it. You will be amazed at the results.

I’m baaaaack . . .

Yes, I’m still alive.  Life has been busy, but that’s honestly not that great of an excuse.  I was very busy while I completed my “one thing a week challenge”, but I was motivated and excited.  I realized that as I set up my next goal, I unknowingly stole all the joy of sewing from […]



For week #50 of my #oneprojectaweekforayear challenge, I made myself custom pajamas. I was excited about adding piping as a skill. I hadn’t attempted it before and my excitement, of course, seems weird to anyone other than sewing enthusiasts. I loved constructing the pajamas and was amazed at how much I loved having perfectly fitted […]