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February 5, 2016

My little ladybug needed a robe, so I cut down this fuzzy pink polka dot number into her size.  I cinched in the back at the neck, cut apart the side seams and arms, pinned it to her size, and serged the new seams.




~Rebekah Marks

January 22, 2016

This is totally off the sewing subject today, but I’d like to share a special recipe for:

Mom Coffee.


1.       Make a tantalizing, aromatic pot of coffee, and pour a cup.  It’s too hot, so let it sit

          for a minute—a mom minute....

January 12, 2016

My grand plans for finishing a few good intentions over Christmas Break were just that—plans.  I did complete the Christmas Eve pajamas for my children about 15 minutes before they needed to wear them. 


The rest of my projects for December will move to January—or...

December 18, 2015

Christmas Break starts as soon as school lets out today!  During that time, I will be taking a vacation from paid sewing, but I still have a giant box of good intentions that I’ve collected over the decades.  


Let’s see:

-          An apron I started for my si...

December 15, 2015

Sewing and alterations are piling up.  I had five projects to work on yesterday, but I got none of those done... or even started.

You know what happened?  We had a great family day, punctuated with sickness on the carpet and broken glass… several times each.  We cleaned...

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