Easy Knit Dishcloth Pattern

Easy Knit Dishcloth Pattern

I love my knit dishcloths. They are scrubby, but also a perfect quick little project that you can start and finish in an hour or two. They are perfect for beginners or anyone who’s a novice, casual knitter – like me!
I’ve made dishcloths for a while and have slowly morphed the pattern into one I like. Here is my pattern.

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I Heart Cables Knit Beanie

I Heart Cables Knit Beanie

I started this touque in 2015. I know that because I was pregnant with my first daughter and was making it as a gift for a friend’s son. I got frustrated with the cabels and how long it was taking and packed it away. Covid-19 comes and brings with it the motivation to finish it. It won’t fit him now but, luckily, one of my girls will fit it next year.

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BabyGanics Baby Products Review

BabyGanics Baby Products Review

Thanks to FamilyRated I got to try these 3 BabyGanics Baby Products. Thank you FamilyRated & BabyGanics!! Now, I got it free but I’ll always be honest! Read more

Woodland Cuddle Quilt

Woodland Cuddle Quilt

Woodland Cuddle Quilt | leave it to JoyA new little nephew calls for a new quilt! In the spirit of keeping things simple I impulse bought this fabric. It was on sale, fit the theme I was told his nursery would be in, and finally the billy goats stole my heart!! Read more

Girlie Strip Quilt

Girlie Strip Quilt

Fresh babies get me back into quilting! I love it. This easy pattern really flows, and I’ve totally fallen in love with it. I loved the whole process, the fabric shopping, blending patterns and watching it all come together! Read more

Labour Inducing Cookies | Baby Shower Gift

Labour Inducing Cookies | Baby Shower Gift

Labour Cookies

I had been invited to a pre-baby baby shower only a few weeks after having my own baby, and had some leftover labour cookies from a batch I had made myself. I figured, maybe this mama could use them! And yes, I mean labOUr – I’m Canadian :).  Read more

Knitting: Girls Smocked Tunic

Knitting: Girls Smocked Tunic


This project took me about 10 months to pick away at, I finished it and it will probably be the first and last article of clothing I knit. Find the Ravelry Pattern here. Read more

Love You to the Moon Quilt

Love You to the Moon Quilt

Love you to the Moon Quilt | leave it to Joy

I made this quilt for a tiny little newborn, who just turned 1. Happy Birthday, Little Man! I’m finally going to share it with you. I used this Pinterest Post as my template and collected some star and moon themed fabrics to create this chunky design. The design wasn’t overly tedious, or complicated, which made it very enjoyable to sew and reignited my love of quilting.  Read more

Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Collection Product Review

Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Collection Product Review

Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Collection Product Review | leave it to Joy

I have been curious about Baby Dove for a while, but am just getting to try it thanks to ChickAdvisor! I was given the opportunity to review these 3 Baby Dove Products: Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Tip to Toe Wash, Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Lotion, and Baby Dove Sensitive Moisture Wipes. Here is my review on each of them, I #gotitfree but I’ll always be honest! Read more

DIY Baby Booties 9 months: Free Pattern

DIY Baby Booties 9 months: Free Pattern

Baby Booties, Pattern, pink, lined, 9 months, sew, girl clothes, DIYThere are so many amazing Pinterest ideas about baby DIY’s and sewing. In fact I have a full Pinterest board of ideas, check them out here. I saw so many super cute little baby booties, but none that had an easily printable pattern. Read more