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Fun sewing activity to do with your kids or grandkids this summer

Runs June 21st – Labor Day Like to Shop Hop?  Do you participate in the Row by Row Experience every summer? Take the grandkids along with you on this year’s Row by Row!  For the first time ever, they’ve added a component just for kids!  It’s called Row by Row Junior. You can find more details… Continue reading Fun sewing activity to do with your kids or grandkids this summer

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Running a Kid’s Sewing Club (or are you crazy?)

*Yes, I am crazy!  That’s a prerequisite for working with kids!* One of the highlights of my day job is my weekly maker club.  Some schools refer to it as Genius Hour or Learning Clubs.  Our clubs meet most Fridays and last about an hour.  I host 3 different groups of kids during the school… Continue reading Running a Kid’s Sewing Club (or are you crazy?)

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Now offering private sewing lessons near Marietta Square

Parents reached out on Facebook asking about sewing lessons for their ‘tween daughters this summer. Ask and ye shall receive! A local biz graciously agreed to let me use their classroom/meeting space for private lessons – as long as no event was scheduled. Works for me! Private lessons are $35.00/session & up.   You’ll bring your… Continue reading Now offering private sewing lessons near Marietta Square

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It’s okay not to renew…

I’ve recently had to wrestle with decisions to continue/discontinue certain business relationships/services and whether or not to go through a voluntary recertification process related to the day job.  I’m sharing my thought processes here in case others are going through a similar situation. When you are a micro-business, every dollar counts.  I know what it… Continue reading It’s okay not to renew…