In the month of August I made, packaged, and shipped 269 items. Most of which were placemats and napkins for back-to-school! I've been seeing pictures of our napkins in lunch boxes going to school (and coming back--yay)! Placemats heading to Montessori classrooms! Back-to-school has been SO fun on the business end and on the personal … Continue reading Back-To-School Never Looked So Cool!
Last weekend, my four year-old asked if we could make an evil potion. I said what any mom would... "Sure! How about a bubble potion that turns people into frogs!" (An idea I stole from that one episode of Bubble Guppies we have on our DVR.) She thought it was a marvelous idea! After a … Continue reading Bubbles, Wands, and Magic That Sticks
Both of my girls have been BIG into dress-up this summer! And it is getting hilariously whacky and fun! It started off as putting on a princess dress and claiming to be... a princess. But lately, their imaginations and costume bins are taking them to amazing pretend-play places! July Dress-Up Photo Gallery Crowns For All … Continue reading Do I Look Like Santa? Imagination + Costume Bin = Our Summer
Poison Ivy isn't the only thing I've gotten into this summer! I've also been sewing my heart out! (See what I've been working on at gillianstitches) But I haven't been cooped up in the studio! No... I'm out in the backyard, on the deck while the girls splash in the paddling pool, long car rides across 5 … Continue reading Summer is For Stitches