Walking in style

My eldest daughter and I each have our own walking stick that we like to use whenever we go hiking and walking in the woods. Hers is a piece of driftwood she found at the lake, and mine is a stick I found in the park (with a perfectly shaped handle, and perfect height!). They […] Read more…

Skirts for the girls

You know, skirts have to be the most satisfying project to make. An article of clothing that looks great, is functional, and only takes 10 minutes to sew, awesome! So naturally the first project I make after stowing my sewing machine away for the past couple of months is a skirt. Or many skirts for […] Read more…

An Autumn Hat

With the weather getting cooler I thought it fitting to make a new hat for my girl. My hands had been eager to start a new knitting project, it feels like it has been such a long time since I’ve made anything. I found this simple hat pattern from a free project sheet from the […] Read more…

10 things…

Ten things I am grateful for right now (in no particular order), Alhumdulillah… Midwives- Seriously they are the best thing ever. They are so kind and helpful and caring. They always seem to go above and beyond, Alhumdulillah. My experiences with my last 4 pregnancies and births have all been positive. And even though I […] Read more…

The past 6 months…

It’s been quite some time since I’ve blogged here. The past 6 months have been quite a whirlwind, in a good way, for me and my home based business, Alhumdulillah. I wanted to take a moment to document what an amazing year I have had so far. I have learned so much and met many […] Read more…

Little lessons in sewing

I’ve had a lot of beginner sewing students visit me this past month, and learn little lessons in sewing, and each time they come, gradually building on their skills. I wanted to share some of the projects they’ve worked on in our little sewing studio corner. I hope to keep taking snapshots of their completed […] Read more…