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Ruffled Tea Towel

This is a great project to learn how to make a simple ruffle!  First gather your supplies.  All you will need is a store bought towel and less than 1/4 … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Christmas Pot Holder

This is an easy sewing project, but the end result is adorable when paired with a matching ruffled hand towel. First gather your supplies: 2 squares of outer fabric cut … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Christmas Stocking Ornament

During the month of November my Home EC girls are “Preparing for Christmas”.  Our first project, which is an easy one, was to make miniature Christmas stockings.  This tutorial can … Continue reading

November 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Habits of Hospitality. Habits Part 4

Hospitality is NOT about entertainng, it’s about making someone feel comfortable and valued.  My mother is as hospitable as they come, so this habit has come easy to me.  This … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Habits of Health. Habits Part 3

  Today we talked about Habits of HEALTH in Home EC class.   So many people think of deleting things from your life in order to get healthier, but I … Continue reading

September 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Habits in the HOME. Habits Part 2

Welcome to Habits in the Home.  This is the second part in a 4 week focus on habits.  We started with the habits of the HEART, our quiet time with … Continue reading

September 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Habits of the Heart. Habits Part 1

It has been said, “Sow an act, reap a habit; sow a habit, reap a character; sow a character, reap a destiny.”  If we don’t create healthy habits, our natural, selfish … Continue reading

September 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

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