A CALL INTO CHILDREN'S MINISTRY I'm not sure if I've mentioned it on here yet, but in September I will be starting my Masters in Children's Ministry. I've been running the Children's programs at our church for about a year and truly feel that I have found my calling. Recently we decided to renovate/redecorate some… Continue reading Children’s Ministry Decorating Challenge.
Have you seen the movie, How To Train Your Dragon? In the movie, there is a black dragon, a Night Fury, named Toothless. I found a pattern online to make a Toothless stuffy and I set about to do so for an artisan showcase. This was not an easy sew. The difficulties began with the… Continue reading Toothless the dragon.
Life has been a bit hectic lately, but that hasn't stopped me from baking up quite the storm. It doesn't help that I've fallen in love with the Great British Bake-off. Whenever I see someone making delicious food on tv, it always gets me excited to be in the kitchen. Hubby enjoys this, at least… Continue reading Baking up a storm!
WHERE HAVE I BEEN? You may have noticed that I've been a bit neglectful when it comes to posting regularly. Well, as the title says, sometimes life gets crazy! I work part-time/seasonally for a wonderful local accountant. Most of my work comes during tax season, which has just ended. Well, mostly anyway. This year was… Continue reading Sometimes life gets a bit crazy!
It was love at first make when I first sewed up Apple Tree Sewings Bunny Hug Hoodie. Since then I have made two for Mr. T and L'il Miss. Mr. Moo has three. Apple Tree has many other wonderful patterns as well, a few of which I have tried and love. I have made the Grow… Continue reading Apple Tree Sewing Patterns Review
Are you looking at the title and thinking, "say what? Cauliflower on a grilled cheese?" That was my initial thought when I read the recipe in our weekly eMeals plan. However, it turned out to be delicious. We've used eMeals in the past but had taken a break from it. A month or so ago we… Continue reading Roasted Cauliflower Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Recently my husband and I decided that I should make our daughter a Pinkie Pie stuffy for Easter. The one we were planning to buy for her was sold out. This decision led to a trip to Fabricville to buy the materials needed... Sewing Clothes: Some really nice French Terry that was on buy 1 meter… Continue reading When you love to sew…
I've had a brief hiatus from blogging and homeschooling due to a family tragedy, but now I'm back! We just purchased the next four Life of Fred Math books from Christian Book Distributors and have started in on Cats. Mr. T loves seeing what trouble Fred finds himself in. Also, we are starting the Exploring… Continue reading Homeschooling life…
Have you all heard of Skrafty? If your kid is into Minecraft, (Mr. T is obsessed,) then you should definitely check it out! Right now they have a free Holy Week Study We haven't signed up for the subscription yet, but we plan to once Mr. T is a little more confident in his reading. I… Continue reading Free Holy Week Study
Has your homeschool day ever not gone as planned? That's how a lot of our days are lately. We always have the best intentions but sometimes it's just not worth the fight or stress. This has left our school days kind of low-key lately. We've found some more William Joyce books at the library so… Continue reading Sometimes, we just play in mud!