Color Block Dress with Front Flower (5 & 10 Designs)

Color Block Dress with Front Flower (5 & 10 Designs)

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I was asked a while ago to try out a new eBook of patterns, that included 10 dress styles for little girls, up to size 10.   Ummmmm……yes!  I have a 2-year-old AND a 7-year-old.  Kinda perfect.   The 5 and 10 Designs eBook is a collaborative effort by 5 different creative and crazy skilled bloggers: Jessica of The Sewing Rabbit, Jessica of Craftiness Is […]

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25+ Valentine's Day Foods and Desserts...YUM!

25+ Valentine’s Day Foods and Desserts…YUM!

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Hey guys…..if you have like 2 minutes and can take a quick survey for my site, that would be fantastic.  I just put together a few questions to see your likes/hates/wants for this site of mine.  I sure love blogging…..but sometimes am curious if you’d rather see THIS over THAT.  So, if you’ve got a hankering to see more tips on scrubbing your toilet, tell […]

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Something New: YOU Made It and Love It --- a LINK Party!

Something New: YOU Made It and Love It — a LINK Party!

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Hey guys……I’ve been thinking about a few things.  Yeah, sometimes this gets me into trouble…..ha!  But I’ve been thinking about a few tweaks and improvements that I have been wanting to make here on Make It and Love It.  I have some lofty dreams for this space and sometimes I have to shake my own shoulders and remember that my days only have 24 hours […]

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Make your own MOON SAND (crumbly, yet moldable and fun!)

Make your own MOON SAND (crumbly, yet moldable and fun!)

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Hey, if you have an extra minute or two (max!), will you hop on over and take a quick survey for my site??  I put together a few quick questions to see what you love/hate/wish was better on Make It and Love It.  Are you tired of something?  Wish there was more of something else?  Sometimes I get so used to how things are rolling […]

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Make your own Balaclava (or ski-type mask)

Make your own Balaclava (or ski-type mask)

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Our Colorado skies have dropped several thick blankets of snow lately…..and my kids are in absolute HEAVEN!  Even if we don’t have time to head to a sledding hill, they are perfectly content stepping outside in the backyard building snow castles, making snow angels, throwing snow balls, and well, just plain ol’ kicking around in this stuff!  And me?  I usually watch them from inside…….with […]

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Personalized Valentine Cards...with a little treat!

Personalized Valentine Cards…with a little treat!

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Remember when I shared those 25+ Valentine Card Ideas for kids?  Well, I sat down at the computer with the kids and asked them which one they wanted to make.  BIG mistake.  They each wanted “this one!“, no wait, “I want that one!“….oh no, no….”I really want THIS one!“.  Oh gee.  I turned off the computer screen and I told them to think about it […]

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