diy clothespin dolls

Remember making clothespin dolls when you were little?  Or maybe I just totally dated myself....anyway, this could be a fun project for the kids this summer.  They are easy to create and let a child's imagination shine through. All you need are some wooden clothespins, fun scrapbooking papers, maybe a little felt, beads, sequins and paint […] Read the full article →

neverending crochet flower pillow pattern

I'm always looking for ways to add a touch of color to my RV.  You see, it is basically white and wood.  Of course, there is nothing wrong with that; it makes the place look much bigger than it's 400 square feet.  But it could definitely use a pop of color or two.  So when […] Read the full article →

easy fabric wall art

When we bought our home years ago, it was a blank slate full of blank walls.  And I did not have a lot of money to decorate with.  But I did not let that stop me.  Sometimes the best projects come from items found in the dollar store. And the best part is that it […] Read the full article →

how to enlarge a pattern

Have you ever needed to enlarge a pattern, but did not have a copier handy?  Happens to me all the time!  You see, I live in a RV and a copier would take up so much room that I'd have to find other accommodations for the husband.  Fortunately for him, I use an easy grid way […] Read the full article →

oreo collage

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #WalmartVoteOREO #Walmart #VoteJellyDonut #CollectiveBias Did you know that OREO offers more flavors besides just the chocolate with creme center?  Yep, there are some great flavors and they are about to add even more!  For the very first time, OREO is […] Read the full article →

ultimate guide for creating a luau in your backyard

Summer is nearly here, and it is time to plan your first summer gathering! How about transforming your backyard into a festival celebrating the finer things in Hawaiian culture, luau-style?  I put together 35 party planning tips, fun DIY's, food ideas and much more for your next luau! Let's get this party started!  Summer is the time for get […] Read the full article →

9 creative mothers day gifts

Mom loves pretty things, and Mom loves things made by you!  In need of a few crafty Mother's Day gift ideas?  Well, I totally have your back!  You will find lots of colorful and unique craft ideas here on the Sitcom! Make your mom a beautiful handmade gift that she will cherish!  Mother's Day is on Sunday, […] Read the full article →

never-say-free-on-Facebook-estate-sale5

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of letgo for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Part of becoming full-time travelers living in our RV involved getting rid of about 99% of our possessions.  It can be a very draining and emotional task. You don't really realize how attached you are to some things until […] Read the full article →

10 Ways to save money and have a blast in Florida

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Gulf County for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Love a fun vacation adventure?  Have you ever considered the beautiful shores of Gulf County Florida?  Gulf County is a great place to vacation, kayak, hike, bike, fish and play.  And best of all, […] Read the full article →

plaid crochet pattern hand towels

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CeraVeSkincare #CollectiveBias We just spent the last six months at the beach in St. Petersburg, FL, and are now on our way to our next gig in Arizona.  Both of these sunny places are beautiful, but can be […] Read the full article →

fluorescent gossiping birds tote

This Friday is National Draw a Bird Day!  How do I know?  Well, my other website Daily Holiday Blog celebrates all those unique and unusual holidays.   When it comes to birds, any day is a good day to celebrate! Birds have always inspired me.  I design and offer many free patterns and it seems that […] Read the full article →

cadillac mountain bar harbor maine

Almost exactly one year ago, we hit the road in our RV.  We sold our house and everything in it, quit our corporate jobs and started our new adventure. And we have never looked back. We currently live in our 37 feet long Winnebago Itasca Meridian with our two dogs and every bit of craft […] Read the full article →

hand dying yarn with egg dye

Have you ever thought about creating your own hand dyed yarn?  I discovered a simple way to do it with non toxic dyes in your kitchen!  This is a simple way to hand-dye yarn using Easter Egg Dye!  And now is the time to do it - when all the stores are carrying boxes and […] Read the full article →

grandde burrito dunkin donuts

This post is sponsored by Dunkin’ Donuts!  All opinions are my own.  We are currently on our way from Florida to our new campground for the summer at the Grand Canyon in Arizona.  We will be stopping for a brief time in Atlanta on our way through in order to get doctor appointments done and […] Read the full article →

free quilt pattern windmills at night

I was just informed that one of my most popular quilt patterns is competing in the #MakeItMadness competition on Craftsy!  Windmills at Night is a pattern that I created for the beginner quilter.  The pattern is offered on Craftsy as easy download for $3.99. The blends of black, white and bright reds has been a hit with over […] Read the full article →