Monthly Archives: April 2013

Healthy and Delicious Grilled Salmon

Warmer weather is arriving, the grill has been dusted off, the cushions for the deck furniture have been brought out of storage.  Let the season begin! This past weekend we decided to delve into the area of grilled fish.  Not your typical grilled fish like shrimp (at least not for us) we went for salmon.  Now I know it isn’t… (more…)

2011 Chateau Ste. Michelle Chardonnay, Columbia Valley

2011 Chateau Ste. Michelle Chardonnay, Columbia Valley       This wine has a beautiful, pale yellow color with a wonderful aroma that is hard to put words to.  The best way to describe the aroma is just “ahhhh” but that doesn’t mean it is short on flavor.  Quite the opposite!  Chateau Ste. Michelle Chardonnay has a delightful buttery oakiness that isn’t heavy… (more…)

Quilting Problem – Too much fabric to move when trying to machine quilt.

Have you ever been looking for a solution to a problem only to discover that the answer is staring you right in the face?  This happened to me recently.  I love to sew quilt tops but don’t relish the quilting part of the process.  I have a lot of difficulty maneuvering all the layers of fabric and batting under the… (more…)