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February 2016

My dad and I on our roadtrip to NYC

In My Father’s House, There is Support

This is a post sponsored on behalf of Bentonville Film Festival.  I’m a full blown daddy’s girl. My dad and mom had me when they were both fresh out of high school and later went on to marry when…

The Jenny Dress by Scientific Seamstress

Jenny Dress by Scientific Seamstress

Hi and welcome to Thread Filled Thursdays where every Thursday I share something that I’ve sewn or knit, or crocheted (although I’ve only crocheted one thing in life.) on the blog and then invite you to share your items.…

5 Worm Composting Tips

Welcome to all of you who are interested in worm composting! I’m about six months into worm composting and wanted to share some of the great things that I’ve learned since beginning. My outdoor compost bin is still going…

Jurnee Smollett-Bell

Chicago Sights: Macy’s Black History 2016

Black History Month is in full force, and once again Macy’s State Street is offering everyone a chance to delve into a little bit of the history and celebrity. This year it’s with Jurnee Smollett-Bell, the 2016 Black History…

February's #TweetFlix Movie is Armageddon! Join Houseful of Nicholes and The Peanuts Gang on 2/13 at 9 pm CST as we livetweet the movie!

TweetFlix A Houseful of Peanuts Production

TweetFlix is going to be so awesome y’all! Whenever Samantha of The Peanuts Gang and I get together, fun is sure to abound. We made a promise at the end of the year to check in once a month…