I first fell in love with graham cracker crusts as a kid. My Mom let me buy a paperback cookbook from a scholastic book sale at school, a rare occasion! I treasured that book and made every recipe in it, but my favorite was an...

You really have to hand it to Betsy Ross. She knew what she was doing. The American Flag design is so simple, yet so distinctive and also open to beautiful interpretations. Do I sound patriotic? Well yes, I am! Here's a craft project that's fun...

It's almost Independence Day in the United States, so you know what that means? Yes, of course. My girlfriend Ruth is back at her gnome endeavors! I just wanted to drop in quickly today and share her colorful and creative 4th of July Gnomes DIY. NEW HALLOWEEN...

Everybody needs a neighbor who delivers cocktails to your door. We are lucky enough to have those neighbors, and they've shared their drink recipe today. It's bound to put a summer smile on your face and a kick in your step. Here's how to make...

Hello Friends! Today I'm sharing a super-easy way to create and sew pillowcases or cushion covers that look store-bought and a bit more tailored than your basic envelope-style design. It only involves one extra step. The secret sauce is an additional topstitch that creates a...

Need a quick pick me up for your summer porch or patio? This tablecloth has you covered. (Pun intended) 😂 Its construction is idiot-proof, super-fast, and easy. No sewing is required, which makes this project the perfect choice for your next family meal, small celebration,...

Today’s post is pure Spring inspiration; Flower pot planting ideas just for you. I'm sharing the gorgeous flower art of one of my besties. Ruth is that girl you know, gloriously gifted with both sides of the brain; smarts and artistic chops. Not fair, right?...

Hi friends! I am happy to report that the weather in Minnesota has finally transformed into Spring! I'm here to celebrate with a sewing project for warmer weather. It's a perfect time to make a long skirt - mine is Simplicity 8745 but in this post, I...