Monthly Archives: March 2014

What Do These Three Things Have In Common?

Recently, I decided it was time to clean the silver again.  As I was rubbing the tarnish off of a silver water pitcher, I was reminded of a story I once heard about a grandmother serving her grandchildren lemonade from a silver pitcher.  I remember thinking (at the time) “What was this woman thinking?!  The lemonade would surely pit the… (more…)

Ocean View Quilt is a Fast and Easy Idea for a Special Someone!

The circles and starfish are fused on with fusible web and then I stitched around them with a blanket stitch.  I would say this quilt easily could be made in a day (not including the quilting).  The only thing I would say to be carefully of if is you use a directional fabric for the center panel.  Make sure the print… (more…)

It’s Mardi Gras Season! Time for King Cake!

This recipe is the most delicious King Cake recipe I have ever used.  It turns out buttery and yummy and is very easy to make.  No need to order a King Cake that arrives trashed anymore when they are this easy to make. King Cake 1 Brioche Recipe your choice of fillings:  chocolate chips, pecans, cinnamon, pie filling – of… (more…)