It’s Going To Get Worse, Before It Gets Better

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*I really have been trying to keep this blog uplifting, fun and educational, so I apologize in advance for any whining that comes out in this post!  Just keeping it real!   If you've been following my blog for a while, you probably know that … Click to continue reading...

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Broccoli and Rice Casserole With Ham

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A few months ago I shared my mom's delicious recipe for Broccoli and Rice Casserole.  Recently I was re-reading the comments in that post, and saw that a reader (Kathy) had mentioned that she likes Broccoli and Rice Casserole with ham in it.  Hmmm... … Click to continue reading...

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Fabulous Master Bedroom Makeover

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Welcome to another Window Wednesday!  Today I'm going to share with you a master bedroom project that I completed a couple of years ago for a client.  You can check out the fabrics that we used in this video about how to mix fabric … Click to continue reading...

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It’s Not Easy Being Green!

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Happy Saint Patrick's Day!  In honor of this day of green, I thought I would share with you the torturous process I'm going through trying to pick out a green paint color for my laundry room.   We're going through a large renovation of … Click to continue reading...

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How To Make Cording

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I've updated this video, and wanted to share the new version with you.  Enjoy! Cording, which can also be  called welt cord or piping, is an easy way to add a little extra pizazz to your sewing projects.  We have already covered different ways to … Click to continue reading...

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It’s Kind Of Crazy Around Here!

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For those of you who're interested, I'm going to share with you why it's kind of crazy around here - we've FINALLY started the big renovation of our house!  YAY!  As you can tell I'm very excited about this, BUT I'm not quite so excited to be living … Click to continue reading...

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How To Mix Fabric Patterns

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One of my passions is fabrics, and one of my favorite things to do is picking out fabrics for my clients.  I love going through fabric books, and finding just the right combination of fabrics for a project.  If you sometimes have trouble deciding … Click to continue reading...

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How to Make A Tablet Cover

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It seems like everyone these days has a tablet or reader, and a lot of times they don't come with something to hold and protect them.  Today I'm going to share with you how to make a tablet cover. This pattern is based off of one that my mom … Click to continue reading...

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What I Like To Do On A Cold Rainy Day At The Beach

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Recently we spent some time at the beach in Florida.  We had a few nice days, but there were a lot of cold rainy days too.  (I know boo-hoo for me!)  I actually felt guilty being upset by the cold and rain, when back in Illinois everyone was … Click to continue reading...

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Drapery Hardware – Like Jewelry For Your Windows

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Welcome to another Window Wednesday!  Just like you might add jewelry to accessorize your clothes, drapery hardware can help accessorize you window treatments.  I'll be sharing a few examples of drapery hardware that I've used for several of my … Click to continue reading...

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