Teacher of Family and Consumer Sciences and Health to Middle- and High-School Students

Textiles and Fashion

Free Eye Pillow Sewing Instructions | How to Sew Eye Pillows for Yoga, Relaxation, Meditation

Free Eye Pillow Sewing Instructions | How to Sew Eye Pillows for Yoga, Relaxation, Meditation

Today I’m sharing free instructions for how to sew an eye pillow with a removable, washable cover for meditation, relaxation, and yoga naps. Thank you for reading! Follow updates on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, or sign up to receive an email when new content is added […]

Quilt Block Introduction Activity | Family and Consumer Sciences Back to School

I teach all Health and FCS classes in our small 7-12 school so it is very likely a student has had me before, sometimes in the same day. To keep things interesting for them (and, let’s be honest, myself) I like to switch up our […]

Three Clothing Projects Your Students Will Actually Wear

1. City Gym Shorts from The Purl Bee We’ve been sewing boxers in “Home Ec” class since forever. The City Gym Shorts from The Purl Bee offers an updated, popular design that your students will love to wear. This pattern is offered for free in […]