Does your family usually get together for Easter? For me, it’s one of the only times that the whole family comes together to celebrate, the others being the standard Christmas and Thanksgiving. It’s usually a big event with a giant meal served in the early afternoon and all the little kids of the family running […]
Holiday Projects and Ideas
Whether you're in need of homemade Christmas ideas or want some patriotic quilt patterns to keep your home festive, these holiday quilts and sewing projects will help you celebrate year-round as you prepare for one special occasion after the next.
Hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way! This Egg-finding Tote Bag from Sew Can She is an easy DIY tote bag that you can start now and finish long before Easter rolls around. Make one for each of your kids or grandkids before you set them loose hunting eggs on Easter Sunday – they’ll love scrambling […]
Don’t panic, but Valentine’s Day is in one week. It’s okay – I haven’t come up with a gift for my gal pals yet, so if you’ve put your gifting off until the last minute you’re not alone! Luckily, AllFreeSewing has some amazing last-minute (and I mean LAST-minute) Valentine’s Day gift ideas that you can […]
One of the wonderful things about Christmas is that so many people around the world have been celebrating it with their families for generations. This results in fun traditions that maybe we don’t always know the source of, but we do them every year regardless. I love listening to stories of how the older generation […]
With all of the Christmas shopping and cooking that has to get done during the holiday season, you might have forgotten to add someone to your shopping list: your furry friends, of course! Pets are people, too, or at least that’s what I think. You don’t have to go all-out if you feel silly giving […]
I don’t know about you, but when it comes to decorating for the holiday season, I’m usually looking for something cheap and simple but still festive. Our house always plays host to both Thanksgiving AND Christmas dinners, so every year it seems like before I’ve even gotten the last of the cranberry sauce out of […]