As we listen to our Literature Read Alouds, I often have the girls working on a Handicraft or Life Skills project. I recently taught them to cross stitch and embroider on a dish towel. JitterBug really likes it and wanted to make some things for her hope chest to be used when she is out on her own. Here she is with two pillowcases she just finished:
She is loving this new skill – it has given her additional confidence in several areas. When she took it to Young Women, she had several of the older girls want to learn how to do it too.