Month: October 2014

Bat Cross Stitch Pattern

Okay, okay, I know today is Halloween and you probably don’t have time to stitch up anymore Halloween crafts.  Well, too bad, I’m going to share this Halloween Bat Cross Stitch Pattern anyway!  As you have probably noticed around here lately, I’m sort-of into cross stitch.  It is the perfect craft to do while relaxing. …

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Jesus and Mary Cross Stitch Pattern

  At long last I have finally added a few more patterns to my etsy shop.  My favorite new patterns is this one, Mary and Jesus Cross Stitch Pattern.  It’s simple but I think it is lovely and am I crazy, or does it look like Mary is actually gazing at her sweet baby boy? …

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Choosing Life to the End

Today’s post in the Choosing to be Open to Life series comes from Ana, who blogs over at Time Flies When You’re Having Babies.  She offers a beautiful and important message about being open to life that she learned in a nursing home. Last spring Mike came to me with the idea of our family …

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Felt Owl Coin Purses

If you have spent any time here at all, you know well that I have a thing for creating with felt.  I just love how easy it is to work with.  Well, I have a few favorite felt project to share with you today: Felt Owl Coin Purses.  They are cute, easy and functional.  They …

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Black Cat Tutu Halloween Costume

Well, it’s almost Halloween and I have been busy making costumes.  We have decided to go with a royal theme around here–a knight, a princess, a baby dragon and a king a queen–but I have also been working a a couple of costumes for friends of ours who have their hands a little full right …

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Curious George Halloween Costume

  I have to be honest, I am a little overwhelmed by halloween.  I see other moms that whip up these amazing costumes, totally handmade, and I just don’t have the drive, skill, or time to do all of that.  And so (since I am super lazy) I thought I’d share the super simple halloween …

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Felt Owl Coin Purse (with hidden closure)

Okay, prepare yourselves.  Today’s project–Felt Owl Coin Purse with Hidden Closure–is so cute that it might actually overwhelm you if you aren’t ready.  I mean really, aren’t they cute?  I’m a little obsessed with these little guys.  After I stitched they up I actually turned to my husband and squealed, demanding “aren’t they the cutest?” …

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15 Spooky Halloween Crafts

It’s time to get the house, the kids and the classroom ready for Halloween with these 15 spooky Halloween Crafts.  There is something here for everyone–with Halloween projects for those that love to crochet, stitch, paint, glue, edit or just print! Who out there loves Halloween?  Well, I certainly do.  Although it is not my …

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Halloween Kitty Cross Stitch Pattern

Hello friends!  I’ve been stitching again and have added a new listing to my etsy shop: Halloween Kitty Modern Cross Stitch Pattern. Well, I am (for the time being) still giving etsy a try.  I have had 3 official sales–which is better than none!  At the moment I am trying to build my pattern library …

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