Amaretti Apple Tart

An Amaretti cookie is an Italian Almond Cookie. If you aren’t able to locate it in the cookie aisle, then try the ethnic aisle of your store. For me a tart is a fancy pie that you serve to impress … Read More...

6 – Layer Mexican Pinwheels

mexican pinwheels
This could also be vegan if you used vegan cheese. This will be a great dish for a pot luck, tailgate, and after school snack. A different variety than the cold cuts that are usually used to make pinwheels. I’m … Read More...

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DIY Ombre Sequin Notebook

Here is a fabulously blingy and pretty notebook tutorial that is perfect for the back to school season!

Alyssa (from the Alyssa and Carla blog) shows you how to make your own unique ombre sequin DIY notebook project.  While this … Read More...

15 Homemade Fruit Leather

15 homemade fruit leather
One of the easiest snacks to put in my daughter’s lunch was fruit leather. She always ate it and it didn’t have to be on ice. The only issue was all the preservatives in it. She doesn’t eat it as … Read More...

Embroidery Star Gazing Purse


How amazing is this quaint little star gazing purse. The little star is so sweet. This would make an adorable pocket for a sleepy time mask.

Here is the full tutorial including how to make the purse and do the … Read More...

Tutorial: Boys messenger bag

Tutorial: Boys messenger bag Tutorial: Boys messenger bag

Emily from Nap Time Creations shares a free pattern for this boys’ messenger bag.  It works just as well for girls, but she designed it specifically for her boys to carry.   She made two versions – … Read More...