Copyright (c) 2008 Simplified SpacesThe holiday season is usually a time to deck the halls, feel jolly and gather with family and friends. Unfortunately, the stresses of the season - buying presents,...
In the summer are you frazzled and tired of your kids at the end of every day?Are you counting the days until school starts? Summer can be a time to help spark your creativity and your child's creativ...
Have you ever noticed how many things come in two's? I am making a quilt called "Mile A minute". I start out with one piece and add it to another piece so I go from a onesies to a twosies and on and ...
Let's face it, there are some things that we don't like to do either because we think they are hard or we don't know where to begin or how to do them. A few years ago I was making one of my daughters ...
We were out and about in the car the other day buying supplies to make the cutest bags that will we are giving for gifts. We wanted to check with some other stores before driving all over town to see ...
Let's face it; holidays can be a pain in the neck. I know there are those out there who love everything about the holidays, the hustle and bustle, the frantic preparations, sleepless nights, meal prep...
As a child I loved dolls. I had endless tea parties with them sitting with me around the kitchen table. I dressed and re-dressed them in the clothes my mother made for them. She was an expert seamstre...
A few years ago I had horrible back problems. I had a bulging disk that was pushing on my sciatic nerve. It hurt so bad I couldn't sit, or lie down for very long. I would pace the floor and moan and g...
"T'was the night before Christmas and all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The children were nestled all snug in their beds while visions of sugar plums danced in their...
Every December it is with great anticipation that we watch the mail for our invitation to the open house at the governor's mansion. Our mailman becomes our new best friend for a few weeks as he delive...