Monthly Archives: February 2012

“May the [Apron] Be with You”

I’ve wanted to make an apron for Blake for quite awhile – mainly to protect his clothes from dirt, paint, markers, and … icing (during cookie-making adventures with la mama). After looking online for a simple toddler apron pattern, I decided I could create my own … from scratch. With...
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A Dork in Hollywood

So – one of my favorite things about having a birthday February 24 is that my day of birth always coincides with the Academy Awards celebration in Hollywood. Though we don’t “hang out” in El Lay often, this is one time of the year that I absolutely love to get...
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Project Playstation

One of my favorite parts about sewing is being able to create things that light my son’s face up … while spending little to no money. I recently did so with a super-simple project: turning a piece of fabric into the ultimate toddler play station – all for about $1....
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A Very Spidey RSVP

So – I try to encourage Blake’s creativity every chance I get. I’ve been a dragon. A dinosaur. A racecar. Captain America. And for the most part, I totally “get” my son’s imagination (including the point at which it verges from reality). But the kid threw me a curve ball...
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