sewing lately: 9.3.14

My last sewing lately post was back in February!  In fact, it was right before Zoe was born, so let’s see what all I’ve been sewing up during these past 6 months.  I’ve included links to patterns used when they are available. Prepare for picture overload! February Check out this post for what I’d sewn…

homemade cinnamon play dough

Thank you all for your super sweet words regarding Zoe’s birth story!  It was an amazing experience and I’m so glad I get to share how our little girl came into this world. Hunter first got his hands on some play dough at the library story time a few weeks back. They had all sorts…

sewing lately: 2.12.14

I last shared what I’ve been sewing as part of my DIYed Christmas at the end of the year.  Since then I’ve made many more garments.  I’m excited to share them with you guys!  Kids Clothes Week seems to get me on a roll with coming up with sewing ideas.  Since that week (at the…

crusty no-knead dutch oven bread

I absolutely love baking bread now that I’ve gotten into a good rhythm of it.  Weekly I bake up 3 loaves of soft wheat sandwich bread, and throughout the week I’ve been making this crazy simple no-knead crusty bread I’m sharing with you today.  All it takes is some forethought the morning of, or the…

homemade crockpot yogurt

Over the weekend I attempted some new and quite amazing…. Making yogurt in the crockpot!  I’ve never made yogurt before so I was a bit nervous.  Not wanting to waste half a gallon of milk was my main concern. Not that I would cry over spilled milk… You see, the reason I set out to…

first annual Libby family canning weekend

Saturday morning we set out on a little road trip.  Destination = Seattle. Plan for the long weekend?  Canning! So. Much. Produce. I’ve been very much into canning this year.  Remember my blackberry jam post?  Yeah, I was super excited for the weekend. I wasn’t the only one.  My nephew Caden picked apples for the…

low sugar blackberry jam {canned}

Hello!  How have you been?  It’s been a rough 4-5 days here pregnancy wise… like the second trimester brought on morning sickness and massive headaches.  Oye.  No fun.  Finally this morning I woke up feeling much better and more like myself.  Although there have been some not so fun days, I’ve still been keeping myself…