Rebecca Gibson

26 Added | 4 Magazines | 32 Likes | @RebKen | Keep up with Rebecca Gibson on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Rebecca Gibson”

Handmade Holidays Nov. 30: Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Today is the last day of Handmade Holidays 2016! To celebrate, we leave you with a collection of awesome handmade Christmas ornaments to make as …

Crafting

It's a String Thang

I love string quilts! I don't know what it is about them but they sure make my heart sing. I love to sew them, I love to touch them and I really like …

Finished! The Modern Quilt Guild Riley Blake Fabric Challenge quilt was completed in record time. The lovely texture you see on the Sashing Stash Matrix (38 X 43 inches) was created with a double...

<b>The Modern Quilt Guild Riley Blake Fabric Challenge</b> quilt was completed in record time.<p>The lovely texture you see on the Sashing Stash Matrix (38 X …

Why Women Are Tired: The Price of Unpaid Emotional Labor

<i>Authored by Christine Hutchison, Executive Editor for Psyched in San Francisco Magazine and therapist. Christine is studying for her doctorate in Psychology at the Wright Institute, as well as working as a Registered Marriage and Family Therapist Intern at New Perspectives Center for Counseling.</i> …

Feminism

How to Sew a Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Hey y’all – the theme for this month is Accessories, so I’m going to be kicking that off with a classic – how to sew a zipper pouch tutorial. Today …

Modern Christmas Tree Quilt Block Tutorial

My pile of modern Christmas tree quilt blocks is growing. Today I’m going to share a quick tutorial for these fun and super fast blocks. Last year I …

Christmas Trees

The Lazy Quilters Quilt - No Measuring Required! - Tidbits

Shares 559<p>I can count on one hand the number of quilts I’ve made in my lifetime. Being an avid sewer since my teen years, you would think I could at …

I Heart You Free Mini Quilt Pattern

My husband is a little anti-Valentines Day, and I on the other hand am <i>allllll</i> over it. I’ll take any reason to sprinkle red and pink hearts around my …

Quilting

Up up and not away…

Up – for up-cycling. As in, don’t throw those old jeans that don’t fit away… not without cutting the legs off first.<p>It started out very simply… …

Sewing

Free Piecing Quilt Block | Tutorial

<i>Need an easy way to use up those fabric scraps? Making a quilt using free-pieced strips is a great way to bust through your scrap bins.</i> <i>Quilter and</i> …

How to Get Clarity On Anything in Your Life

You've waited and waited. Still, you don't have any clarity...<p>...about what you really want, about the next steps, about "should I...or should I not", about how to get from here to there.<p>You're not alone.<p>Most of life is the art of treading in the murky water of unknowingness most of the time. …

Doctoring Your Self

Come on back with me, into the exam room. Come on; it's okay. You can take a seat on the tall table lined in fresh, white paper, or just use the chair. You're in control.<p>Now, while you get comfortable, I'm just going to have a seat on this green, vinyl stool, pull out my pen and notepad, and then …

Waking Up to the Dark: Ancient Wisdom for a Sleepless Age

<i>Clark Strand has been studying the world's spiritual traditions for more than thirty years. A former senior editor at</i> Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, <i>he is the author of</i> Waking the Buddha, Meditation Without Gurus, <i>and</i> How To Believe in God, <i>and is the founder of</i> The Way of the Rose, <i>a growing</i> …

ticker tape tiles mini quilt

Welcome to finish it up Friday!<p>My kids have been home on spring break all week, so sewing time took a back seat....and that's ok! My kids are growing …

Wool Pincushion Tutorial

I love working with woven wool. I first started sewing with wool about 14 years ago and I love it for a few reasons. First, it’s so forgiving. It …

Wool

Itty Bitty Fabric Bin

Hi, fellow precut fabric lovers! I am obsessed with storage bins. That’s kinda what happens when you have too much stuff! I’m always looking for cute …

Stumbling Through Lent: I Don't Know How to Pray -- And Neither Does Barbara Brown Taylor

I don't know how to pray. I haven't figured that out yet. But I'm in good company.<p>Barbara Brown Taylor -- professor, author, theologian, Episcopal priest and a woman TIME magazine once designated one of the world's most influential people -- seems to be as flummoxed by the prayer question as I …

Life After the Other Side, After a Spiritual Awakening

Recently I was in Bali offering a silent retreat in the middle of Bali's Shangri-la like rice fields and special spirituality. The Balinese have a spirituality that is full of heart. It begins with recognizing emptiness and continues in daily offering, offering everything in the heart, everything …

Spirituality

Is Desire the Source of All Misery?

<b>Questioner:</b> Dear Sadhguru, it is well known that desire is the cause of all sorrow and tension. But being a wife and a mother, I cannot get rid of these desires. I seek your valuable advice in this regard. Thank you.<p><b>Sadhguru:</b> It is not because you are a wife and a mother that your desires have …

Spirituality

Daily Meditation: Sacred Earth

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a song performed by American musician Peia. The lyrics of "Que Mi Medicina" …

Meditation

To Anyone Who Thinks They're Falling Behind In Life

You don't need more motivation. You don't need to be inspired to action. You don't need to read any more lists and posts about how you're not doing enough.<p>We act as if we can read enough articles and enough little Pinterest quotes and suddenly the little switch in our brain will put us into action. …

Love