My First Attempt At A Fabric Bird

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I love birds! My kids think I’m a little bird crazy but I just think that they are so cute. It’s not like I have them all over my house but I do have a few special ones sitting around.

When I was trying to think of a fun craft to make and sell, I of course thought of birds. Since I like to sew, a fabric bird seemed like a logical choice. So, I bought a book on craft birds with a nice variety of patterns.

Since it is close to Christmas, I decided to choose my coordinating fabrics mainly in reds. Continue reading “My First Attempt At A Fabric Bird”

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How To Declutter And Organize Your Stuff For Downsizing

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Downsizing your home, after all of the kids have left, is a daunting task! You’ve had years of collecting, storing, and decorating that now you’re left with a lot of…stuff. Much of this stuff is no longer necessary or needed but it can still be hard to declutter and get rid of. There are so many memories and nostalgia connected with these  items that it can seem almost like throwing part of your life away if you don’t hold onto them. Continue reading “How To Declutter And Organize Your Stuff For Downsizing”

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How To Rent Out Your Vacation Home Wisely

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If you own a vacation home, you are most likely going to have times that the home just sits empty. This is a good time to think about renting it out for a little extra money. We did this one summer when we were too busy planning both of our daughter’s weddings. Instead of letting our cabin sit empty during prime time, we decided to give renting it out a try. Continue reading “How To Rent Out Your Vacation Home Wisely”

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How To Sell Crafts Online For The Most Success

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If you have been making your own crafts for awhile, you may be ready for the next step of selling. You don’t need a brick and mortar store in order to sell your crafts. All you need is an online shop and enough space in your home to store inventory. So now you may be wondering exactly how to sell crafts online. This post will walk you through the basic steps for success. Continue reading “How To Sell Crafts Online For The Most Success”

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