V-Stitch Headband {free crochet pattern}

Have you wanted to try a beaded crochet pattern, but feel overwhelmed? This v-stitch headband is adorable, easy, and works up fast! All you need is a small amount of yarn (I used cotton; however, ribbon, satin, linen or even wool yarn would work great as well!) V-Stitch Headband [Ravel-It!] Difficulty: Easy Materials: Small amount […]

DIY Toddler Learning Magnets on the Silhouette Cameo {Free Printable + Free Cut File}

My daughter is obsessed with magnets, in fact, we have none left on the fridge from her playing with them and eventually wandering off with them. She loves taking them off and putting them back on the fridge. Instead of going out and buying her some learning magnets, I figured why not just make some […]

DIY Wool Dryer Balls Using Only Wool Yarn

Have you seen the list of chemicals in both dryer sheets and laundry detergent? According to a 2011 study, dryer sheets are toxic and states that 44% of dryer sheets spewed at least one carcinogenic air pollutant during testing. Snopes seems to think the ingredients are “generally safe”. In my opinion, it’s not worth the risk. […]

Does your toddler pull the removable tray off their high chair? {Dollar Store Fix!}

My daughter is in the phase where she is taking lids on and off of things, seeing how they fit and putting them back together. I love seeing her hit her milestones and it makes me happy that she is starting to figure these things out. However, it’s not working so well at meal times […]

Free 4th of July Printable Card

The 4th of July is right around the corner. Here is a free printable 4th of July card/poster to celebrate in style! Make a poster, shrink into place cards, or cut into a cute bunting. You can even just frame it! Possibilities are endless with this beautiful printable! I imported mine into my Silhouette Cameo […]

Baby Girl’s First Birthday Party Ideas + Free Silhouette Cut File

I can’t believe Olivia turned one! She is actually 10 months adjusted, which made it tricky in terms of participating in some of the traditional activities. We had a wonderful family party which we decided to keep inside as she’s not walking yet. We will save the park for next year. I really wanted to […]

My First Silhouette Card! {DIY 3D Pop Up Princess Castle Birthday Card}

I am so proud of myself! I recently posted about my frustrations with my new Silhouette Cameo 3. Well, my mom had the baby for an overnight visit, so I spent all afternoon fighting with figuring out this machine with so many possibilities. We finally came to a compromise. I put the settings way higher […]

How to Not Waste a Ton of Time and Paper on Your Silhouette Cameo

I know this sounds obvious, but I am one of those people who hate doing a lot of pointless steps. When I crochet or knit, I tend to skip the test swatch. Well, for any fellow needle workers, if you spend hours, days, weeks and even months working on the perfect sweater, just to find […]