🦠Help Fight COVID-19, Report Daily in the COVID Symptom Tracker App

🦠Participate in Critical Research, Download the Free COVID Symptom Tracker AppI’m reporting every day to help research for COVID-19! Please join me in downloading the free COVID Symptom Tracker app on iTunes or COVID Symptom Tracker app on Google Play to participate in critical research conducted by Stanford University, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and King’s College London. Every day you simply log your […]

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By |2021-08-31T18:50:45-05:00February 11, 2021 8:00 am|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|0 Comments

✂️DIY Face Mask Resources: Sew, No-Sew, Hacks & more

In Houston I am watching positive cases rapidly rise and wearing a face mask in pubilc is required by my county so I wanted to share these resources with you again. You can make your own face mask (even if you don’t have a sewing machine)! Please share this post with friends, I hope it is a useful resource.

DIY Face Mask Resources

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By |2020-09-19T13:29:48-05:00June 24, 2020 2:25 pm|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|Tags: |0 Comments

✂️DIY Face Masks: Fabrics & Filters

✂️DIY Face Masks: Fabrics & FiltersI like this post by Jennifer Maker that helps you determine the best fabric for your DIY Face Mask and it also talks about filter fabrics. After reading it, I decided to switch from using a 30 MERV air filter as filter fabric to using fabric-like reusable grocery bags. I’m simply cutting up the resuable grocery bags I have and inserting them into […]

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By |2021-08-04T07:50:08-05:00May 5, 2020 4:04 pm|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|Tags: |0 Comments

🚴‍♂️Social Distancing by Activity Graphic

My mom shared this social distancing recommendations by activity graphic from the Seattle Marathon with me and I thought it was worth posting because we are all exercising more on public trails and in parks. I haven’t seen any graphics similar to this, have you? It makes sense that when you are moving, the social distance needs to be greater between you and other people. I hope this is […]

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By |2021-08-04T08:11:51-05:00April 20, 2020 4:00 pm|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|0 Comments

✂️How to make a Face Mask with Brother ScanNCut

My friend Jeanne published a video on how to cut a face mask to sew using a Brother ScanNCut. I know some of my readers may have a Brother ScanNCut so I wanted to share this video! Jeanne also shows you how to use elastic hair ties to secure your face mask. It’s a creative way to get around the current elastic shortage.

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By |2021-08-04T08:59:27-05:00April 7, 2020 9:05 am|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|Tags: |1 Comment

✂️How to make a Face Mask with Elastic Hair Ties

✂️How to make a Face Mask with Elastic Hair TiesMy friend JojoSews just published a video on how to sew a face mask using elastic hair ties. During the first half of the video she shows you how to embroider the mask using a Brother SE625. But you should watch even if you don’t have an embroidery machine because during the second half of the video she shows […]

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By |2021-08-04T09:23:05-05:00April 6, 2020 4:00 pm|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|Tags: |0 Comments

✂️How to make Bias Tape to use as Face Mask Ties

Learn how to make bias tape using fabric in this video that my friend Melinda shared with me. It’s a great alternative to elastic or ribbon to secure your handmade face mask. It’s simply a matter of cutting your fabric, ironing it and then sewing it!

I made my first face mask using this face mask pattern with a filter pocket and I tried […]

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By |2021-08-04T09:29:08-05:00April 5, 2020 7:34 am|Categories: 4MOM, Prep|Tags: |0 Comments
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