We had grandchildren for the
Even though I'm not functioning at my normal
Jim took the day off Saturday to help
and have some time with
My sewing machine was down stairs for me
and I got the kids machine running
so Rachel and Abby and Natalie took turns sewing most of the day.
They came up with all kinds of things, headbands,fanny packs, blankets, and
They even put zippers in.......all this on their
It was so awesome watching them and too see the confidence they had in themselves.
It's so important that children
learn that they really
can do anything if they just try.
There's a reason our kids always said, "Oh my mom
can make that or my dad can make that. Actually they probably said that because
we always said to them
"oh I can make that!"
It was fun just hanging out on a rainy day together.
8 yr. old Natalie
Maddy had gone to the store to clean and when Grandpa brought her
home the others were sewn out so she made
a circle skirt from a pattern from
on line. Talented little buggers!