budget · crafts · sewing

Lessons in resourcefulness

Resourcefulness is one of the key character traits my husband and I vowed to bestow upon our little brood. Neither of us grew up being particularly resourceful. And while he’s always been relatively frugal, I went through some serious struggles to get to that point. Seriously, growing up, I always understood that if you wanted… Continue reading Lessons in resourcefulness

crafting · crafts · monograms · sewing

It’s all about the monogram. No seriously.

I know it’s shocking. Affluent white female must have her initials on everything she owns. Very rare these days. But seriously guys. Am I wrong in wanting to spruce up my otherwise boring wares with cute little monograms?┬áIt’s like my own personal brand that follows me and the troop around wherever we go. Only when… Continue reading It’s all about the monogram. No seriously.