Reversible Chalk Board Fabric Table Mat

Did you know that there is chalkboard FABRIC??? When I heard this, I about passed. out. How cool! And what was even cooler was that I could hop in my car, drive down to my local Joann Fabric store, and buy some! WOOOHOO! Of course when I heard this stuff existed, I came up with such a fun project that both my kids and I would love!

reversable table mat

Introducing this reversible chalkboard table mat! One side is a stylish felt that goes perfectly with my kitchen décor, the other side is a flexible chalkboard that will keep my kiddos busy during times that I need to get stuff done, like cooking dinner or cleaning. Woohoo! read more

Mother’s Day Gift Idea: DIY Fabric Bookmarks!

This coming Sunday is Mother’s Day. YAY! Sadly, I did not realize this until yesterday. Fail.

Thankfully, I have a sewing machine, a ton of fabric, and an imagination.  So, I came up with these fabulous bookmarks for mi madre.

IMG_20130508_101436_522My mom loves to read, so I know this will be a perfect gift for her.  Although, I do tend to laugh at the genre of books she reads.

I won’t tell you what they are because I might embarrass her.  And then she might throw my bookmarks that I toiled over in the trash. read more