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How to Make a Fabric Face Mask

I originally created this post in March 2020, but alas, it is still relevant. Follow along to learn how to make a fabric face mask. Fortunately there are many masks now widely available! If you still are making masks or interested in trying, this design is a good … Read More

A craftsman-style antique chair with a new cushion - tutorial

How to Make a Cushion Cover for a Chair

Do you have an old chair that is in good shape but the cushion is not? No worries, it’s an easy fix! Stay tuned. Today I am going to show you how to make a cushion cover for a chair. If you have an antique chair with good … Read More

Metal nose piece for mask being inserted into a casing

How to Add a Fitted Nose Piece to a Face Mask

Greetings from face mask central. Today, I want to share what I’ve been adding to my face masks to tighten up the nose area. So, let’s get to it, here’s how to add a fitted nose piece to a face mask. A better fitting mask makes for improved … Read More

Treadle Yard Goods – Fabric Store in St Paul, Minnesota

Located on Grand Avenue, one of the Twin Cities’s favorite shopping streets; Treadle Yard Goods – a fabric store in St Paul, Minnesota has been my go-to sewing supply destination for 25 plus years. If I am planning any kind of clothing project, I typically start my fabric … Read More

SR Harris Designer and Discount Fabric Store

SR Harris – Great Fabric Store in Minneapolis-St Paul

Need fabric? Check out SR Harris – a great fabric store in Minneapolis-St Paul. Oh lordy, kids. I get a little giddy going there, so I usually go alone, I wouldn’t want to embarrass myself.😄 Shopping for Fabric For starters, there is a diverse selection of fabrics for … Read More

Sprinkles and shades of pink royal icing on the Best Cut Out Sugar Cookies

The Best Cut Out Sugar Cookies

Why do I feel the need to decorate cookies for every holiday? Sounds like a delicious problem to have.😁 Time to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the best cut out sugar cookies! I know you will enjoy making and decorating them as much as eating them. Royal Icing Recipe … Read More

A bowl with royal icing frosting recipe, sugar cookies, Wilton gel color, and piping bags

Royal Icing Frosting Recipe

Decorating cookies is such a happy and enjoyable experience for me. Using this Royal Icing Frosting Recipe is definitely one secret weapon for success! It’s yummy, plus it has a smooth and beautiful texture. It’s very flexible and forgiving. You can use it to edge your cookies, flood … Read More

Milk and 3 of Alex's Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Alex’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

I finally found a chocolate chip cookie recipe that loves me back. Keep reading to discover Alex’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe. I’m confident you’ll love these cookies too! Delicious flavor, with a wonderful texture that is lightly crisp on the outside and chewy on the inside. It’s … Read More

Blue and yellow-flowered DIY fabric face mask worn by a girl with knit ties secured behind her head.

How to Make a DIY Fabric Face Mask

Hello there! It’s been a while since my first face mask post, and I never dreamed we would still be needing them this long. Sigh. So, I’ve decided to try a different design. Below is an easy tutorial for how to make a DIY fabric face mask with … Read More

No-Bake Brownie Protein Bites

Today’s recipe is inspired by a nut butter that I’d heard about and had to try from Manna Organics. Oh my goodness. It’s amazing! Seriously addicting. When I found myself going back to the jar for the second, third and fourth time, I decided I needed to come … Read More