Let’s Sew: Wild Wide Leg Pattern by Ellie and Mac

**This post contains affiliate links😊, feel free to click away** FALL. This is one of my favorite seasons. Actually, I believe that I can find something great about each one. I love fall due to the colors and scents associated with it. I love the earth tones and neutral colors. I love the scent of…

A Life of Good Things: This or That

WE’RE BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAACKKKKKK! Summer is gone and it sure was full of surprises for my family and I! I will love to share more of it with you, but that will be for another post! Ashley and I have decided to do a fun video so that you guys will learn a little more about us….

Let’s Sew: Butterick New Patterns

Hey Yall! Butterick has released new patterns that I am sure would be a staple to your wardrobe for the Fall/Winter Seasons. I will share B6603 and B6597, my faves of the new releases.   B6603:  CAPE JACKET WITH SLEEVE AND CLOSURE VARIATIONS I loved this look. The pleats on the bodice give a great…

Let’s Sew: McCalls 7711, again

Hey Yall, Today I wanted to share a garment I’ve made from one of my favorite patterns,  McCalls 7711. I’ve made it before and you can find the review HERE. I am so glad that it’s summer break.  It’s time to relax and enjoy loved ones a little more than we could during the school…

A Life of Good Things: Homeschool Viewpoints

Hey Yall! Today, I wanted to share with you a few viewpoints from Ashley and I on why we chose to homeschool. We provide you with TWO VIDEOS and TWO VIEWPOINTS!  We share why homeschooling was a no-brainer for our families. We also shares the pros and cons of our homeschooling experience. In the wake…

Let’s Sew: Outfit of the Day and Tutorial

Hey Yall! I just wanted to share a look that I wore recently. Its Spring 2018, and it’s time for more florals!🙌🏽 I love a nice clean look, dont you? Let’s get started: I’ve already written a review for this skirt, you can find it HERE   If you would like to make your own…

Guess What!!

Hey Y’all, Today I have a GRAND ANNOUNCEMENT to make!! My friend and I decided to make a YouTube channel! We have been planning and talking about it for a while now and it’s finally here! This channel, A Life of Good Things, is a collaborative effort between 2 sisters, Je’Tua and Ashley, who met…

Let’s Sew: Top 3 Summer Sewing Patterns

( All pictures were taken from the McCall Pattern website, you may view them HERE ) Hey Yall, SUMMER IS FINALLY HERE! As a homeschooling mom, those words are a breath of fresh air. All grades have been submitted, report cards are filled out, and I’m officially off the clock. This can only mean one thing:…

Let’s Sew: Dashing Dress, Part 2

Hey Yall! I am coming back to you with another version of the Dashing Dress by Ellie and Mac(affiliate link). You may remember the dress from my participation in the Day and Night Dress Challenge.  I decided to revisit the dress because I liked the collar. I think the collar is what makes this pattern unique….

Let’s Sew: McCall 7711

Here is Part 2 of my Spring Collection Pattern Review. Hey Y’all! As you saw in the previous post, I Love Spring. I created a beautiful pair of pants, but why stop there? Next up, my Spring Swing Dress! Pattern Description: MCCALL 7711 Pattern Sizing: I cut a size small Did it look like the…