Category Archives: Crafts

Family History

Hi everyone! Jessica here and I just wanted to share something that I bought last Fall and FINALLY finished! I purchased an “I Chart You” ready-to-print  modern genealogy chart which I have always wanted to put together a family tree … Continue reading

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My February “Make Something”

In February, I read a book, ran a half-marathon, and finished 100,000 words!  The last one was a sprint to the end, much more difficult than I ever thought possible.  And did you know that Microsoft Word stops tracking after … Continue reading

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February is already here

I finished my scrappy reader pillow in January and couldn’t be happier with it!  It was so (sew) easy! Finished my Scrappy Reader Pillow and I love it! Perfect for my little reading/writing/sewing room. #scrappyreaderpillow #sewing #quilting #allisonharris #growingupmodern @cluckclucksew … Continue reading

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Iowa Vacation

We vacationed this week in Iowa. The weather was actually beautiful, a balmy 40 degrees during the days. It was a busy week playing with the 4 year old and under nieces and nephew…now we’re exhausted and need another vacation … Continue reading

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New Year’s Goals

I’m delaying taking down our holiday decorations.  They’re just so pretty and took me so long to put together.  It seems like I’ve hardly had them out long enough to enjoy them.  So the tree is staying lit and the … Continue reading

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Best Neighbors Ever

Today wasn’t a great day for baking, so my homemade gifts for our friends and neighbors were going to be a bit of a flop.  Then I saw the cutest gift on HGTV’s Instagram account and did a copycat of it … Continue reading

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DIY Tree Skirt

For four years, I went without decorating our house for the holidays.  I was suffering from that funk of “we don’t have kids, no one’s coming over, what does it matter.”  We even have two holidays to decorate for in our … Continue reading

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