Busy Bag Tutorial

busy bag sewing pattern

So I know this week we have showed you how to do some pretty in depth sewing tutorials with the child’s backpackmega card holder wallet and the hanging toiletry bag.  I will say we saved the easiest sewing project for last.  This little “busy bag” is the perfect way to keep your kids occupied on long car rides, in restaurants, or waiting in the doctor’s office.  

busy bag sewing pattern

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Mudroom Gallery Wall made with Custom DIY Art

personalized mudroom gallery wall

Yesterday I showed you my board & batten backpack wall.  After it was complete the wall above it was begging for a gallery wall.  Since this wall is rarely seen by anyone but our family I decided to make it super personalized and fun – depicting our family being fun and sentimental quotes and mantras.  {…Read More…}





Board & Batten Mudroom Backpack Wall

mudroom backpack wall board and batten

While I have immensely enjoyed the amazing organization my new mudroom lockers have given me I found some underutilized space behind the door that was begging to be used.  While the backpacks have worked fine being hung in the kids’ cubbies – with winter in full force I realized they needed more room for their {…Read More…}





Color Block Pen Holder {Wood Scrap Project}

DIY-hanging-pencil-holder

I have always wondered where people with chalkboards keep the chalk –  in a drawer, a baggie, on top of a shelf? One of the things that bugs me is when things don’t have a place in my house.  When things don’t have a place they end up missing.  I am notorious for not putting {…Read More…}