Shapes Quiet Book Page

Quiet Book shapes page

The basic concept of this quiet book page is pretty simple, but if I could do it again I would make it even more simple. I used small magnets and sewed them into both the black shape silhouettes which are attached to the page, and also to the colored removable shapes. I then hid my magnet sewing […]

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Colors Quiet Book Page

apple

This is my colors quiet book page. It’s a pretty simple concept. I embroidered felt pictures and then sewed matching color square flaps just on top. I used a green leaf, white clouds, an orange fish, a blue flower, a yellow duck, and a red apple. I considered embroidering the color name on top of […]

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Barn yard finger puppets – Quiet Book Page

barnyard quiet book page

I’ve seen a lot of cute barnyard quiet book pages floating around. This is the version I made. It’s partially embroidered and partially sewn. The finger puppets are embroidered together with googly eyes glued on with fabric glue. There’s not much of a tutorial for this page, but feel free to ask questions and I’ll […]

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Here’s to our past, present, and future

Thomas S Monson quote

Happy New year everyone! How did you finish your year off? The last thing I did was clean the living room while watching a Korean drama on netflix. Lol, It was strangely fun. One of my favorite parts of the new year is looking back at the past year. So much happens in a year, […]

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Busy Busy Bees Quiet Book Page

quiet book bee page, diy quiet book, how to make a quiet book

Time for a new series! The last month or so I’ve been working feverishly on a quiet book for Little Lion. I’ll post a new page idea every week with descriptions of how I made the page. I tried to make all of my pages interactive, toddler appropriate, and educational. The first one I’m going […]

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One Hour DIY Advent Calendar

8 tie ribbon and glitter glue

The holiday season is pretty much made up of pure craziness. Between family parties, holiday cooking, neighborhood get togethers, Christmas shopping, and life in general there’s barely time to breath. Which is why I didn’t get around to making our advent calendar until today… December 1st. Luckily, it’s a quick and easy DIY calendar that […]

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Thankful for Fall

Beautiful Fall Leaves, orange leaves

Seriously, this is one of my favorite seasons. I hope everyone is enjoying the last few weeks of fall. I know that Heavenly Father created this beautiful world for us. Whenever things get rough the shear beauty of the world reminds me of the love Heavenly Father has for me and for all of his […]

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Preparing for number two

I wake up every morning between six and seven to the sound of Little Lion announcing that she is awake. I feed her, bathe her, and dress her. We do a mini pre-school that lasts about five minutes and then begin our day. It consists mostly of cleaning and playing. Sometimes Little Lion is very […]

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Documenting the first trimester

Ways to document pregnancy

I didn’t do a great job of documenting my last pregnancy. I was too busy with work and school. Every so often I churned out a blog post but that was about it. This time I’ve been using the tripod to chronicle my burgeoning belly. It’s amazing the difference four pounds can make isn’t it? […]

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I’m a mormon. I know it. I live it. I love it. printable

I'm a mormon. I know it. I live it. I love it. printable

I’m a Mormon. I know it. I live it. I love it. I truly do LOVE being a Mormon. Following the gospel of Jesus Christ brings me joy, happiness, and peace. This more than anything has helped me explain to others why I go to church every Sunday. Why, I keep the law of chastity. […]

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