A New Bag Needs a Matching Wallet

A little while back I wrote a post on my Amy Butler Sophia Carry All Bag. I have been using this bag every day since I finished it and lemme tell you I LOVE IT! It is everything I imagined it would be. All the pockets are perfect, the organization is awesome and everything is…

Fall For Cotton Vintage Sewing Challenge Complete!

So if you are following the #fallforcotton Flickr pool at all, you know my challenge dress and jacket have been complete for a little while now. If you are already lost (#fallforcotton??), click on the link above and it will take you to Rochelle’s Lucky Lucille website where she originally posted about the challenge she…

Good Parenting is a Bottle of Steen’s Cane Syrup

Narcissistic Mother Emotional Abuse Alcoholic Father Mental Hospitals Lying Suicide Attempts While Mother, Mother is certainly not an upbeat novel, as you can see from the over-arching themes of the book listed above, I did not want to write about anything that was too dark and depressing. I will not claim to have no knowledge…

Every Woman Needs a Piece of Tiramisu

Confession time: I am a huge fan of Cake Patterns! New information, right? Haha!! While I am anxiously awaiting the release of Red Velvet (end of this month, baby!!!!) I wanted to sew something for my big sister. Remember the sister who hand delivered the skirts I made for Skirting the Issue to the orphanage…

Totally Slacking

Wow! I haven’t written a post in a while. To be fair, I did leave the state for most of a week to attend a funeral, so hopefully you’ll cut me some slack. In an attempt to have some accountability  I am sharing with you what me next few blog posts will be about. If…