my new toy- a canon pixma printer!

canon pixma cloud app projects

I participated in this post on behalf of Canon USA and Burst Media. I was compensated for my time and commitment, all opinions are my own. This probably goes without saying, but our house relies heavily on our printer. Not only does all of my party throwing require a decent amount of printing (and by decent [...]

kiwi crates

kiwi crate kid's nature kits

Have you guys heard of Kiwi Crate? They’re like a pre-planned craft day (or science day in the case of the set we received) in a box. Every single thing you might need is provided for some quality, educational, fun time together.

go to signature dress pattern- blog tour

easy jersey dress pattern tour

I love Andrea from The Train To Crazy and her fabulous blog! So hearing that she’s started making “Go To” patterns (patterns that will be used over and over again) makes me very excited. Of course, I couldn’t wait to try out the “Signature Dress” pattern. Things I love about this pattern- -there are all [...]

*CLOSED* peekaboo pattern review and giveaway (5 winners!)


Have y’all seen the Peek-a-Boo Pattern Shop? It’s just brimming with patterns for darling little ones! A few of my favorites? The Santa Monica Tankini, the Clara Tiered Twirl Dress, the Reversible Oxford Cap (this is my next project to sew for Burke!), and the Ella Party Dress. I also lo-ove the Isabella Dress- love [...]

*CLOSED* giveaway- dress and romper pattern by the cottage mama

EDITED TO ADD- Congratulations to #63, Alicia, and #103, Charity, our pattern winners!!!   Today, we’re interrupting the Gifts for Guys goodness (don’t worry, there’s still plenty of fabulous to come) with a Girly Giveaway- The Shortcake Reversible Dress and Romper Pattern by The Cottage Mama. You might remember that “Sew from a Pattern” was [...]