Mom got a new sewing machine! One that does embroidery! I think I may be more excited than she is! I love projects that have appliqué. I couldn't wait to try it out, so decided to make a Valentine's day table runner. I decided I would go with a gray background, and then use red, … Continue reading Square Valentine’s Day Table Runner
What is the best dessert ever? I suppose if we asked 50 people that, we would get 50 different answers. But no matter, because I'm sure I am correct when I say that Blackberry pie is the best dessert ever! Maybe I feel this way because it never gets old. I mean how many places … Continue reading Me Oh My It’s a Blackberry Pie!
I love a nice warm apple crisp! But why stop there? Why not make a peach crisp, or a cherry crisp? I have made all three with this recipe, and it works great! I do add a little extra sugar on the cherries, simply because they are more tart. This is easy to make and … Continue reading Fruit Crisp
I used to read to my son a lot when he was little. One of the books we read together was, "The Magic Thief". (The Magic Thief). At the end of the book there was a recipe for biscuits. My son loved the book and decided he would make these magical biscuits. They were so … Continue reading Biscuits
I was at a thrift store keeping my eyes open for something I could upcycle, or use as fabric, when I found this cute flowered table cloth that was very large, had a cute flowery print, and was in excellent condition. I didn't see any stains, and it was a nice thick fabric that I … Continue reading Table Cloth to Skirt Upcycle
Ok, so I love crab cakes! But a good crab cake is hard to find. Most restaurants use too much filler (cheaper to make this way), and you have to break the bank to be able to afford them. Even if you make the crab cakes yourself it is not cheap. Crab meat is expensive! … Continue reading Crab Cakes
My husband, John, came to me one day in the sewing room and asked if I needed an idea for my next quilt. It seems he had been thinking of a quilt that had the sun coming up on the left side of the bed and setting on the right side. Sooo.... I went shopping … Continue reading Rising Sun Quilt