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Tutorial: Fabric Tube Necklace – GREAT Natural Teething Necklace

We have not reinvented the wheel, fabric tube necklaces have been around for years using anything for cotton balls, Styrofoam, plastic, wood & glass beads or even marbles!  Recently my friend Trisha from Sweet ‘n’ Sassy Girls shared a finished necklace … Continue reading

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2013 Handmade Holidays

In years past I have done a few different things this time of year, the 2 most popular have been ‘Handmade Holidays’ series as well as my seamstress gift guide.  This year I would like to do BOTH, though I plan … Continue reading

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TUTORIAL: Recycled T-shirt Bag

I have been making the square bottom version of these upcycled/recycled t-shirt bags for years but you either have to do more sewing to create boxed corners or you get these weird pointy, almost yoda like, corners depending on what … Continue reading

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365 Days of Pinterest: Day 8 ~ Green…Easy Knit Produce Bag

This is just another  great thing I stumbled upon on Pinterest and wanted to share for 365 Days of Pinterest! I LOVE this tutorial that Delia Creates has for making easy knit produce bags out of t-shirts!  I love green projects, especially … Continue reading

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Day 25 ~ $1 Contoured Body Pillow

Tonight I decided it was time to tackle a big project, a pregnancy body pillow! I have a bad back anyway, but now at 21 weeks my back & hip have been killing me.  It has been suggested I get … Continue reading

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A Mermaid Dress

If you were following my blog back in Feb. you probably saw the Birthday dresses I made for my nieces.  The youngest got hers on her first birthday which was that month.  Being the sucker of an auntie that I … Continue reading

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Saving Money Eating Out!

We don’t eat out at actual restaurants too often, but we like to once in  a while!  Anyways a few weeks ago I missed out on a awesome special, so when it came around this week I had to share!  … Continue reading

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Brothers All Natural Fruit Crisps

I have got to say that I am over the moon about finding these!!! When the kids were starting out on finger foods I like the Gerber freeze dried mini fruits because they weren’t perishable & way less messy. They … Continue reading

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Liquid Laundry Detergent for $.07 A Load!

Well with 3 small children like most families we wash a lot of laundry!  Add to that me being picky about my clothes being clean & the added cost of laundry soap ads up fast!  For years I have been … Continue reading

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No-Itch Twill Tape Tags & Clothing Labels

First off let me say that though I wish I did, I was not the one who came up with this awesome idea!  All the credit goes to Marzipan from Sewing Mamas.  Anyways I have purchased a couple different types … Continue reading

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