All About the Basting Stitch

All About the Basting Stitch

Cyn Gagen — 02/27/2020

Basting is a skill you’re going to want to learn if you’re planning to do much sewing. It’s one of those things that can make a sewing project easier and give you more professional looking results. If you want to

Soups and Stews to Warm You Up

Soups and Stews to Warm You Up

Mary Martinez — 02/25/2020

Brrrr, it’s cold out there! Those fall and winter days when the wind starts blowing and the temperatures start dropping, we’re always looking for ways to feel warm and cozy. These Soups and Stews to Warm You Up are ones

Quick Fixes for Sewing Machine Problems

Quick Fixes for Sewing Machine Problems

Cyn Gagen — 02/20/2020

There you are sewing away and boom! You encounter a problem. What do you do now? Before you throw your hands up in frustration or go rushing off to the sewing machine repair shop, there are several things you can

STEM Activities for Valentine’s Day

STEM Activities for Valentine’s Day

Mary Martinez — 02/06/2020

STEM Activities are growing in popularity! If you haven’t heard of them before, STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. You might even have seen it referred to as STEAM  – the A added in there stands for Art

The Cutest Valentines Day Foods Ever

The Cutest Valentines Day Foods Ever

Mary Martinez — 02/04/2020

Are you a Valentine’s Day fan? We know that sometimes it can seem awfully commercialized but still, we think it’s a lot of fun. All those adorable heart shaped foods and crafts – they just brighten up what can be

DIY Valentines Day Gift Ideas for Your BFF

DIY Valentines Day Gift Ideas for Your BFF

Mary Martinez — 01/31/2020

Valentine’s Day is nearly here! We love to create special homemade gifts for our friends and family. It’s a lovely way to mark the day and give our loved ones a little reminder of just how much they mean to

Delicious Comfort Food Recipes

Delicious Comfort Food Recipes

Mary Martinez — 01/15/2020

There are those times when you just want some comfort food, am I right? Whether it’s after an especially trying week or a cold winter’s day, there’s something so soothing about a big warm bowl of soup, a hearty serving

Sewing Supplies You Can Find at the Dollar Store

Sewing Supplies You Can Find at the Dollar Store

Cyn Gagen — 01/08/2020

Sewing can be expensive at times. What with the fabric and the thread and the notions, it can all start to add up. It’s tempting to look for less expensive options but when it comes to things like thread, needles,

Easy Foil Pack Dinners

Easy Foil Pack Dinners

Mary Martinez — 01/06/2020

Have you heard of foil pack dinners? This used to be something we always associated with camping, but it has come into the kitchen now in a big way. You might be wondering why anyone would make a foil pack

More Easy Christmas Gifts Kids Can Make

More Easy Christmas Gifts Kids Can Make

Mary Martinez — 12/06/2019

Do your kids like making handmade gifts for other people? The look on their faces when they give someone a special gift they made with their own two hands is priceless. That’s why we rounded up these ideas for Easy

Make Ahead Holiday Side Dishes

Make Ahead Holiday Side Dishes

Mary Martinez — 12/05/2019

The holiday season is in full swing and we all know what that means. Things are really busy! If you’re like us, we want to be able to spend less time stressing and rushing around and more time enjoying our

Amazing Christmas Gifts You Can Make on a Budget

Amazing Christmas Gifts You Can Make on a Budget

Mary Martinez — 12/04/2019

Don’t let a tight budget stop you from making something wonderful for your loved ones! These Amazing Christmas Gifts You Can Make on a Budget include ideas for pretty much everyone on your list. We’ve rounded up ideas from some