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Change can be scary! In spite of our fear of change, sometimes change is good. That's certainly the case with the car seat poncho changes that I'm making for 2018. Ever since I began sewing and selling car seat ponchos in 2015, I have used the same pattern. That...read more
This quote is one of my favorites from the book, The How of Happiness. I firmly believe in the premise of this quote: a challenging project can increase our happiness. With that in mind, I have decided to embark on a sewing challenge for this summer. My plan is to...read more
Nothing says springtime in the country like green grass, blossoming trees, and the fragrant smell of ...... an open septic tank. We live in a beautiful rural area, and sometimes people are envious of our location. We love our country home, but I thought I should...read more
When I was a child, I remember people asking me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I'm pretty sure I never once responded to that question by saying, "I want to be an entrepreneur." Yet, here I am, sole proprietor of Elaine Searer, Sewing & Alterations, and I'm...read more