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Ready or Not

Ready or Not

I really should be upstairs right now, getting the dye on my hair and finishing my packing before I get on a plane today. I'm flying out to Utah to go pick up Katie, my sister-in-law. Continue reading



Lessons from 2012

Lessons from 2012

It's that time of year again. Source: 25.media.tumblr.com via FrouFruGal on Pinterest   I love that I have my blog as record of some of the things I've done this year. Since I've only managed to produce 44 posts this year, there are obviously a lot of things that went on this Continue reading



Bedroom Makeover – Pleated Pillow Sham

Bedroom Makeover – Pleated Pillow Sham

Today in round whatever-we’re-at-now of What the Heck is Taking Suesan So Long to Makeover Her Bedroom, Continue reading



End of the Year Project Wrap Up

End of the Year Project Wrap Up

I have been a very busy lady, but you wouldn’t know it from how silent I’ve been. I’d thought about doing an end of the year wrap up to recap all the projects I’ve done throughout the year. However, you can just click over to my Projects Page to see all my projects. Instead, I thought I’d show you Continue reading



From Wedding Dress to Blessing Gown

From Wedding Dress to Blessing Gown

A year or two after I made Karen's blessing gown, I found out my brother and his wife were trying to adopt a baby girl from Ethiopia. This was a long process and a few months in, they found themselves expecting a baby girl. I asked if I could make a blessing gown for their girls and they agreed. I Continue reading



Heirloom Blessing Gown – Karen

Heirloom Blessing Gown – Karen

After looking at my "real" office before pictures for the last week, I decided I need a post of something pretty. I was going through some pictures of some of the blessing gowns I've made over the years and I thought I'd share them with you.It all started with my former college roommate, Karen. Continue reading



From Sweater Vest to Pillow

 Remember this sweater vest from my recent Garage Sale Finds? What follows is a blatant blogland rip-off. I can't remember where I saw this, but I liked it so I'm doing one for me.Well, today I was looking for a quick and easy project. I took out my handy-dandy scissors and did this to it.I didn't Continue reading



Window Frame Message Center

Window Frame Message Center

This project was inspired by Donna for her Gitter Done Link Party.A couple of years ago, when I was still living in Idaho, I saw a Craigslist posting for some free windows. I wanted a few, so I called the guy, but when I showed he said if I wanted any, I had to take them all. What's a girl to do? Continue reading