Wedding Wows!

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  Did you get engaged over Valentine’s Day? Congratulations! You simply have to go take a look at the unique wedding styles available at ModCloth. They have everything from fun wedding accessories and white dresses to something blue, the choices are endless. Check out some of my favorites: 1. Intricately Exquisite Tights from ModCloth – perfect for that bachelorette […]

Save Up to 50% on All Craftsy Classes

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Don’t miss out on Craftsy‘s Endless Creativity Sale! Get ALL online classes at up to 50% off for a limited time only. You won’t see hundreds of classes with prices this low again. Hurry, Craftsy’s Endless Creativity Sale offer expires March 17 at midnight MT. Did you know that Hearts & Home is currently hosting a giveaway for a FREE […]

Craftsy Class Giveaway

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It’s no secret that I like Craftsy, a lot! I have taken  a number of classes and find myself going back to them regularly. I like to have them running on my pc when I’m in the sewing room, working on my projects. I frequently post about them here and on my Facebook page. When my sewing students ask […]

Irish Country Pot Roast (Bennigans Copycat recipe)

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I don’t usually cook meat at home but when my husband exclaimed this is the best pot roast I have ever had at Bennigan’s a few months ago I felt as though I HAD to out do them! I looked around online and found a few variations. I followed one exactly except I added the […]

Free online Wilton Cake Baking Class (today only)

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  Today only, you can sign up for a free online Wilton Cake Baking Class from Craftsy. This is a 2-hour online class that you can watch at your convenience. It’s only available for free today, so you’ll want to sign up right now if you’re interested. Class Description Make cakes with no crumbs, no crowning and no […]

Little Girls Market Skirt

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I am ready for spring! We have had some crazy weather here in Texas lately, 78 degrees one day and ice and sleet the next. It has caused my mind to wander to warmer things like lemonade, fresh flowers, a walk in the park and of course cute skirts that let the warmth of the […]

Complete Knife Skills

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 If you have read my blog for any amount of time you know I have a passion for two things sewing and cooking. One skill they have in common is accuracy.  Have you noticed I rarely post pictures of my veggies cut up? Well, that’s because my knife skills are lacking! Ummm, actually lacking is […]

Mystery Grab Bags

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When I was little my mom and I would go to the mall together every Friday.That trip HAD to include stopping by  Claire’s to get a mystery grab bag. It was always so exciting to rip into the little brown bag and see what shiny new bobble awaited me! That memory is what led me […]

Lil Blue Boo

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In my post welcoming 2014 I mentioned that I would be working with some new companies. The first one I would like to introduce you to is lil blue boo. When I found this site via Pinterest I knew I wanted to carry her patterns and dress of the month.  The patterns come as pdf’s […]

Looking back, moving forward

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2014 can you believe it is already here? I know we are almost two weeks in and this post may seem late but I tend to stay in holiday mode until after my birthday on January 5th. As I looked back on 2013 I was amazed by all the wonderful things that I was able […]