Author Archives: Melany

About Melany

I love fabric, sewing, building, DIY, learning, researching and sharing. I find inspiration from others that have pursued and found their passion doing what they love. My biggest success is my family. We are four and we are awesome. They motivate and drive me to do what I love. I want my kids to believe that anything is possible.

Project Anthologies!

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A pillow from unexpected scraps

I actually made this pillow over a year ago when I re-did our master bedding. I had used a king size sheet set to make a new duvet cover (shown in picture). I actually still really like this bedding set…which … Continue reading

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My Creative Space

The little flower can which I bought for a dollar and painted red with strips is one of my favorite items. I’m sharing these pictures with you as a little glimpse into the space where I prefer to spend my … Continue reading

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Monday Motivation

Happy Monday! I hope this Monday brings inspiration and not dread for you. Weekends are so wonderful because most of us get to spend time with our loved ones doing what we want to do as opposed to doing what … Continue reading

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Handmade for baby boy

Some of our friends just adopted a baby boy. Being an adoptive parent myself, I have a soft spot for adoptive families. This baby needed something made with extra love. His mommy told me that he doesn’t really have a … Continue reading

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Kid Friendly Cooking

Cooking a healthy dinner each night is one of the challenges of parenting. Many of us work all day and come home to homework, hungry kids and exhaustion. I’m slowly learning that dinner preparation is best done in our house … Continue reading

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Sock Monkeys!

When I was a little girl – I collected monkeys. Not real ones – stuffed animal ones. Although I would have gladly gotten a real one if my parents had allowed it. They wouldn’t. It was so unfair. ANYWAY – … Continue reading

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