Quilts made for Christmas suprises!!

My friend Cyndi wanted to make some special quilts for her family. We succeeded in making three quilts. She didn’t know the first thing about quilting however, she has done some sewing and she arranges flowers so picking colors are something that she does A LOT! So we started with the disappearing four patch for… Continue reading Quilts made for Christmas suprises!!

a visit from three Christmas sprits

On Christmas Eve, Scrooge was visited by three spirits. This afternoon, I was visited by three Christmas spirits before 4 o’clock. Ok just go with me on this…. it is Christmas after all!!! I started by day with some baking. The pumpkin roll looked great but it split wide open right on the top once… Continue reading a visit from three Christmas sprits

Frozen Fog and Christmas prep

It was too pretty not to photograph. Today there was: cookie baking by my son and gf quilting and sewing cleaning TV. I have the next 10 days off. What to do? Here are a few ideas: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/271482683761238262/ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/271482683761238265/ http://www.inkatrinaskitchen.com/2011/12/best-sugar-cookie-recipe-and-kitchenaid_28.html http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/buttery-spritz-cookies?keycode=ZPIN1113   These are some cake rolls and cookies. I think that I need to… Continue reading Frozen Fog and Christmas prep