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Spring Break Life Saver

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{There will be a foreign service Friday post today, it’s just, lets say, delayed ha!} Are you all ready for Spring break? I ask sadly as I look outside at the rain and hear three shrieking kids running right past a sleeping Chloe’s bedroom. Sawyer’s started today and goes for ten days. Which would be […]

Plum Harvest Tutorial

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PATTERN Do you need an Easter Dress but don’t want to fork out the sweet mola? Well good things come to those who wait! This pattern has been a loooooooonnnnnggggg time coming. Like, since last August long time. Wow. There are no words for how much of a slacker I have been when it comes […]

Pick Your Battles

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Evie is a clothes hoarse. What? You aren’t surprised? The funny thing about her is she changes at least five times a day. We start out the day in a cute matching outfit, hair tied up, both shoes matching etc. It is all down hill from there, until at 7:30pm she looks like this: Yeah……. […]

Taking Notes Revisited

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PATTERN There are only two more Sew For Me posts! I have LOVED this series and working with the wonderful girls over at KOJO Designs! Today I am going to revisit one of my most popular tutorials. The Taking Notes Skirt. For some reason when I switched over to the new blog it didn’t bring ALL […]

MIka Rose Giveaway Winner

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Alright…. so this was supposed to go up Friday. What can I say? I am a slacker ha! The winner of the Mika Rose giftcard is….. Joy T: I would love to own one of those dresses or skirts! Congrats Joy!! Cheers! Kelly

Thrifted

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Yesterday Elizabeth and I headed to the big thrift store Unique. We really have to start taking pictures of some of the outrageous items we find. I got lucky and scored some fun items. I didn’t really think about putting them together until I got home. Then at 10:45 as I was organizing the kiddos […]

taste the RAINBOW

Today’s post is my version of a beautiful Valentine’s Day idea from Such Pretty Things. I found large pieces of crepe paper at A.C. Moore, a craft chain around here in Northern Virginia.  It’s harder to find than the streamer kind, but you can do it! Loooove the rainbow of colors.  The colors make me […]

St. Patties Day Treasure Hunt

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One of the biggest hits of our St. Patties Party was the games, the treasure hunt in particular. Elizabeth did a fabulous job creating this “not quite reading yet” friendly treasure hunt. I promise if you do this at your next party the kids will go crazy! The kids totally ate it up! The kids […]

10 Minute Maxi

There is a fun fast tutorial over on sewinginnomansland.com today! The 10 minute Maxi! Hope to see you over there!

Ten Minute Maxi: Water Color Wonder

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I have recieived an inumerable comments and emails about the blog cutting off. I am so sorry about this. It seems to only happen to those who view the blog on explorer… Our techs have been trying to figure out why this happens. I PROMISE we have seriously been trying to figure this out. I […]