Category: Tutorials

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

My sewing machine is on the fritz!!!! It stopped working right before Christmas!! and of course I left some Christmas sewing projects till the last couple days before. This year Corbin asked Santa for a nice blanket and pillow, So I thought “This is a […]

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

This year when writing my post about my Salt Dough Recipe, I came across a recipe called “Better Than Salt Dough {Homemade Clay for Ornaments or Handprints}” by Annette on her blog called “Tips From a Typical Mom.” So of course I had to try it […]

Salt Dough Recipe – Kids Christmas Handprint Ornaments!

Salt Dough Recipe – Kids Christmas Handprint Ornaments!

Super easy Salt Dough Recipe! It’s kind of a tradition to make the kiddos hand prints each Christmas, but instead of buying a hand print kit each year we use this super easy salt dough recipe to create some dough to make our handprints. I’m […]

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

I love handmade personalized Christmas stockings! I grew up with Santa stuffing my stocking that was made by my grandma. It was super cute, very girly, with my name sewn on in felt lettering. So, I want my kids to grow up with some handmade […]

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

Tutus are pretty much the easiest thing to make ever. And guess what?!?! They don’t require any sewing, so this tutorial is for all my non-sewing friends out there!!! I made a super cute tutu for Miss Ivy Lynnkins to wear for her 2nd Birthday […]

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Ivy’s Birthday has come and gone, and we enjoyed every minute of it! I have discovered that the days right before a party are some of my favourite days ever. DAYS FULL OF CREATING!!! They are my dream days, and I love it!!!! Maybe I […]

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

If you have a kiddo with the name Ivy, Isla, Iris, Isabelle, or even Isaac or Ian this tutorial is for you! Really any “I” named person would love to have a wooden floral letter “I”… Right?!?! This freestanding wooden letter could be filled with […]

DIY Heart Shaped Hand Warmers! – Tutorial!

DIY Heart Shaped Hand Warmers! – Tutorial!

It’s SNOWING!!! It’s the beginning of November and it’s already snowing! Here in Kelowna we got almost a foot of snow in the last few days and now it has mostly turned to ice. We now live in an ice oasis! You may sense that […]

How to Add Pompom Trim to a Quilt – Baby Doll Quilt Tutorial!

How to Add Pompom Trim to a Quilt – Baby Doll Quilt Tutorial!

I decided to add a pompom trim to Ivy’s Mini Plus Sign Baby Doll Quilt Top! Why not try something different on a fun, cutsie, baby doll quilt… right!?!?! And for the backing I put her favorite yellow fleece fabric that I had left over […]

Mini Plus Sign Quilt Top Tutorial – Customized for a Baby Doll!

Mini Plus Sign Quilt Top Tutorial – Customized for a Baby Doll!

Mini plus sign quilt top tutorial, for all your favourite little girls and their baby dolls! This one is for my Ivy Lynn! Ivy will be turning 2 soon!!!! I know!!!! Just stop it!!! Stop growing up!!! She is a girl with a strong personality […]

Kids Dress Up Land Hooks – For The Kid Cave!

Kids Dress Up Land Hooks – For The Kid Cave!

Increase your organization game with these super cute customizable “dress up land hooks” for your kiddos play room or kid cave! I made ours say “Dress Up Land” but you can put whatever saying you can dream up on there. Maybe something like “Imagination Land” […]

Toddler Boy Grow-With-Me-Pants Tutorial! – Made From Mamma’s Old Stretchy Pants!

Toddler Boy Grow-With-Me-Pants Tutorial! – Made From Mamma’s Old Stretchy Pants!

Grow-with-me-pants are awesome! They last longer on your kiddos which saves you money from having to buy more clothes (Kids Grow Fast)! Or if you like to sew your kiddos clothes like myself, you don’t have to make pants as often, because they will just […]

How to Sew Baby Blocks With Taggies! – Tutorial!

How to Sew Baby Blocks With Taggies! – Tutorial!

I have wanted to make some super cute cloth baby blocks with taggies ever since I knew I was pregnant with my first baby… but did I ever get around to it?!?! No, of course not! Well their day has come! Finally, and they are […]

How to Make a Reversible Hooded Baby Blanket – Harry Potter Themed!

How to Make a Reversible Hooded Baby Blanket – Harry Potter Themed!

Every baby needs a blanket and if other babies are anything like mine, they seem to get super attached to a certain blanket and have to keep it close to them as they get older. So… Why not make a baby blanket that can transform […]

Easy DIY Toddler Romper Tutorial!

Easy DIY Toddler Romper Tutorial!

Toddler Rompers are Awesome! Don’t you wish YOU could wear rompers all day… Everyday! I do! So comfy and cute! Well, in this tutorial I’ll help you DIY your own Toddler Romper so that you can make a whole wardrobe of them, to keep your […]

How to Decorate a Kids Room with Silver Accents!

How to Decorate a Kids Room with Silver Accents!

Decorating a kids room is so fun!! And I don’t know about you, but I found it so hard to pick just one theme for Corbin’s room. I didn’t want to pick anything too childish or bold because he’s growing up so fast, and this […]