Drawstring Bag with Flap Cover | Crochet Pattern – Advanced Beginner

I first made one of these drawstring bags many years ago. I think I was about 13 and at that point, every project I made, I was just making up as I went. I’ve made so many of these bags ever since for baby shower gifts, birthday presents and personal use. The other day, I…

How to Crochet in the Round

Crocheting in the round is a method used for crocheting items such as hats, stuffed animals, granny squares, bags, and a multitude of other items. Learning how to crochet in the round will broaden your ability to create products. Many people use a magic ring to start their round, but for a beginner, it’s easier…

How to do Basic Crochet Stitches

Hello, lovely people! Today, I’m going to be teaching you the 4 most basic and commonly used crochet stitches – Single Crochet (sc), Half Double Crochet (hdc), Double Crochet (dc), and Treble Crochet (tr). The projects you can make using just these 4 are endless. This is the second post following the beginner’s guide to…

Hair Scarf Crochet Pattern | Beginner Friendly

I’m not really a hair person. I like to look put together but most of the time, I cannot be bothered to do anything with my hair besides brush it. Now that it’s getting hot, between sweat and the humidity, any type of heat styling is useless by time I get to my destination. I…

Newborn Diaper Cover Crochet Pattern | Beginner Friendly

Hey, fancy folks! We made it to the weekend! Everyone give yourself a pat on the back. What better way to kick off a weekend than a good crochet project? These newborn diaper covers are perfect for photoshoots! They’re adjustable and customizable. They can have one button in the middle, or two buttons. Placing one…

Tips and Essentials for Keeping Baby Cool in the Summer

We live in Southeast Alabama and it gets HOT. I’m talking hot hot. Extremely hot. The kind of hot that makes you cancel plans and walk right back indoors the second you step outside. And the humidity? Ruthless. The heat makes your body feel heavier, the sweat is instantaneous and don’t even get me started…

Mom and Toddler Date Ideas

There’s nothing as special as spending time with your children. Real bonding time and mindful parenting can be challenging through the hustle and bustle of life. We often spend a lot of time with our children but not actually engaging with them and being fully present due to our daily routines. We drive them places,…

Best Unique Baby Shower Gifts

This post may contain affiliate links, I think you’ll love Baby shower gifts are so fun to shop for and make, but sometimes it’s hard to know what the parents will really need or use. Diapers and wipes are always a great choice (because you can never have enough). Any parent will be so grateful…

Simple Bentonite Clay Mask

I have very complicated skin. It’s oily but also dry, super sensitive and acne prone. I finally found that the best thing for my face was to only use gentle or natural products and nothing scented or with exfoliators. Twice a week I use a gentle exfoliating sponge and I use a facial moisturizer every…