Ornament Gift Bags & Christmas Traditions

Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a  day spent in the warm circle of family and friends.” ~ Margaret Thatcher (1925-2013 ), English political leader. So much of

Needle Felted Acorn Napkin Rings

I love these Needle Felted Acorn Napkin Rings for my Fall and Thanksgiving Table. And as a brand new, rookie, needle-felter, I can attest to the simplicity of this craft. Kate

DIY Linen Tablecloth and Napkins

I have a thing for nice linens.  No doubt I inherited this penchant of mine directly from my Grandma who lived with us for the last 14 years of her life. Grandma

Hand Knit Daisy Stitch Washcloth Pattern

I’m a sucker for funny commercials, and for that matter, tear-jerker commercials.  The one of the male nurse who sings the Name Game song with his patient has been out

Appliqued Monogram Pillow (and a Finished Guest Room!)

So, it should come as no surprise that I’ve been diagnosed with “monogrammed pillow-specific  OCD”.  The embroidered monogram pillow for our master bedroom was fine.  Eyebrows were raised when I followed

DIY Monogram Letter Pillow

If you’ve been following my blog recently, you know we have been smack in the midst of sending my oldest of to college…like yesterday.  Since she and her roommate chose

Knit Cotton Washcloth with Crochet Edge

Are you read for a pattern for a Knit Cotton Washcloth? This one has a lovely crochet edge to give it a little something special. I’m not an overly materialistic

Easy To Make Hand-Embroidered Monogram Pillows

I recently updated the paint and bedding in our Master Bedroom.  I chose the light and airy Sienna Paisley from Pottery Barn.  The cool colors were definitely what I was