Pillowcase Dress

I got a pack of 2 pillowcases from the dollar store a while back with the intention of making A. a pillowcase dress. I finally got around to it, and I like the way it turned out, (A. looks cute in it too but she refused to take a picture with it on haha) 50cents […] Read more…

Red is Best Skirt

Yesterday marked the first day of “kids clothes week” over at elsiemarley. Basically the idea is to try to do a little bit of sewing each day to build up a seasonal wardrobe for your child. I thought I’d tackle something simple for my first piece so I made this easy peasy skirt. I let […] Read more…

Men’s Jeans to Child’s Skirt Refashion

Before and After 🙂 I have this long jean skirt that I wear a lot because it’s one of my favourites 🙂 and A. was looking at me wearing it and said she wanted one too, so I decided to put my big bro’s old jeans to good use! I just cut off the bottom […] Read more…

Milk Carton Bird Feeder

Our new milk juice carton bird feeder :). We cut a hole in a juice carton, added a piece of string to hang it, and some bird seed inside, and voila! I also saw online how some people added pencils to their bird feeders so the birds would have something to perch on.. I didn’t […] Read more…

Nature's Colours

This activity was pretty popular last year for spring time and I saw it on many blogs, and have been wanting to try it out since. I’m visiting my family right now, so I did this activity with A. and my little bro and little sis.  I taped in pieces of construction paper into an […] Read more…

I Did It!!!

Yes, ALL 144 flights of stairs (1,776 steps) in 35 mins and 59 seconds!! 🙂 A. and my husband took the elevator up and waited for me at the top of the CN Tower. My husband was soooo convinced that it’d take me 2 hours to make it to the top haha. I felt soo […] Read more…