Boys Dress Shorts Sewing Pattern

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Yes, these are dressy shorts... yes, my son is wearing a monster shirt with them, yes, he has food in his mouth, yes, he is not really dressed up or cooperating with these photos.... so I take photos when I can get him.... at least I was able to get his shirt tucked in so you can see the waistband and pockets! I used the Classic Chino pattern from Peek a Book Pattern Shop for these Boys shorts … [Continue reading]

Canvas Giveaway and Create Link Inspire party

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Welcome to the Par-Tay!!! before we get to that.. I've got a fun giveaway for you! Remember two weeks ago when I shared about this Canvas? Well, today you can win one too! The winner of this giveaway will receive a super awesome canvas worth $90 plus free shipping. Entry is easy, so get going and enter! Open to US residents only, Winner chosen Aug 5th. Giveaway is sponsored by Easy Canvas … [Continue reading]

My 3 tips for weight management


“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Slimfast, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #14daystoslim” I like to take good care of my body. When I look good, I feel good and that makes me a better person all around! I know I share a lot of kid and family friendly recipe ideas here, but today I'm sharing … [Continue reading]

After School Pirate Snack and Activity with Jake and the Neverland Pirates

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Ready4Preschool #CollectiveBias Are you ready for school to start? This year I have a son in full day Kindergarten and a son starting preschool.... this means I will have a few hours everyday alone! {I have mixed feelings about this!} I also know that I will want to make the most of the time … [Continue reading]

Summer Fun Part 8

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Hi Friends! It's hard to believe that this is the 8th summer fun post! The summer is flying by! This week we've got some fun ideas for you to check out  Chocolate Dipped Mickey Treats from Forty … [Continue reading]

Reversible Mesh Shorts tutorial


Oo-la-la, look at those legs! This is the boys' attempt to show the reversibility of the shorts, and I'm not sure if that is what this photo is showing... Today I've got another free pattern to share! … [Continue reading]

Create Link Inspire 33


  I'm currently spending time with one of my dearest and oldest friends so I'm going to keep this brief!! Welcome to the party!! Looking forward to checking out all the links! Check out what … [Continue reading]