I really like a good apron. I wear them about half the time I'm at home, working on something or another and trying not to get my clothes too dirty! I wonder how funny it would look for me to go and change the car's oil or turn a wrench whilst wearing an apron......=} Today … Continue reading Apron Pattern
What am I teaching? What can my daughter and I do to prepare her to be a grown woman, able to take care of all the responsibilities she will face? What "home ec" lessons can we share together? We canned tomatoes. It was hot, sticky, and yummy work, but we canned salsa all the day … Continue reading What Am I Teaching?
I spent the afternoon in my sewing room, whipping up some cloth napkins for my family. There are MANY good tutorials out there for making reversible cloth napkins. I cut my squares at 12.5 inches, paired them right sides together, and sewed around the edges, leaving a 3 inch wide gap in the stitching. I … Continue reading Cloth Napkins