January 2018: What We’re Loving This Month

I have received some form of compensation for sharing my thoughts on these products. All thoughts, opinions and pictures are my own. The links in this post are affiliate links which means that I get a small percentage from all purchases made through the links. Happy reading! This year I wanted to start a new … Read moreJanuary 2018: What We’re Loving This Month

Gluten-Free White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Looking for a delicious gluten-free cookie? Look no further than this white chocolate oatmeal cookie recipe which is sure to delight your taste buds!

Oatmeal raisin cookies are some of my favorite cookies ever. I’m always trying to figure out new ways to make them and I tried someone’s white chocolate oatmeal cookie and I wanted to try and make some myself. And I did. I’m a self-professed cookie monster and connoisseur and I must say that this white … Read moreGluten-Free White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

Sew What Do I Wear Valentine’s Day Edition

Valentine's Day is right around the corner. Sew, what will you wear? I've created a comfy yet sexy outfit by my favorite pattern makers that make perfect patterns for plus size fashion.

Can you believe that Valentine’s Day is already right around the corner? When I was growing up, my dad was the best Valentine in the world–even while I was in college. He would send me these tins of popcorn in a personalized tin which was so big for me because I have a name you … Read moreSew What Do I Wear Valentine’s Day Edition

Pattern Testing: M4M Mama Cassie

One of my favorite things about sewing is testing patterns–and then hacking said pattern that I tested. When I was selected to be a tester for my favorite pattern companies (Made for Mermaids/M4M and Patterns for Pirates/P4P) I was so.frickin.excited. As a plus-sized seamstress, trying to find patterns that were made with my curves in … Read morePattern Testing: M4M Mama Cassie

3 Safe DIY Drain-Cleaning Solutions

Want to keep your drains clean and clear without the chemicals? Check out these 3 easy DIY natural drain-cleaning solutions.

Cleaning drains doesn’t require a lot of effort, though it does require maintenance. It’s important to have regular upkeep to lower the frequency of common drain problems such as clogs, drain fly infestations, sink odors, etc. Many homeowners like using drain-cleaning solutions as part of their maintenance regimen. Some people use chemical-based solutions which can be … Read more3 Safe DIY Drain-Cleaning Solutions

5 Ways To {Not} Make Moving A Drag

Moving is the literally the worst. But it doesn't have to be. Here are 5 ways to make sure that your next move is as smooth as possible.

I’ve never met someone who liked moving and you aren’t meeting one today. Moving sucks–majorly. There’s no if’s, and’s or but’s about it. This was my first time moving my entire family of 4 and it was a great learning experience on both what to do and what not to do. Because I care, I’m … Read more5 Ways To {Not} Make Moving A Drag

How To Sew Your Fall/Winter Wardrobe

Baby it’s cold outside! Ok, maybe not entirely but that’s why now is the time to get your Fall and Winter wardrobe together. Since becoming a fabric addict this past year, I’ve charged myself with sewing—not buying—my Fall/Winter wardrobe. I’ve expressed before that this is truly my favorite season. You get to layer, where sweaters, … Read moreHow To Sew Your Fall/Winter Wardrobe

Things They Don’t Tell You About Potty Training

I've never potty trained in 3 days or less so I never expected that. What I didn't expect was to run out of toilet paper like we do!

This post was sponsored by Charmin as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. “Babe! Where is all the toilet paper!?!? We CANNOT possibly be out of toilet paper again!” I sneak a roll of toilet paper to abc and tell her to bring it to daddy where he’s hollering at me from the downstairs … Read moreThings They Don’t Tell You About Potty Training

Do You Need Help With Back To School Organization?

Back to school is hectic enough for both parents and children. Durable and easy-to-use labels can add an air of ease to your life! And they're cute!

Please welcome Joy Billings to TCM! You guys know I’m a huge fan of organization and I invited her to share some tips on how to use Labeley to make back to school a breeze! The beginning of school is not such a popular time for kids. Though a lot of children love school, it’s … Read moreDo You Need Help With Back To School Organization?