• Celebrate Seuss

    Celebrate Seuss

    I ran across the latest Celebrate Seuss at my favorite local quilt shop and just knew I had to have it! Since I’m a shade older than average-age Seuss…

  • Ball and Chain

    I love patterns with chain links…very modern looking with lots of open spaces for free motion quilting, a passion of mine. It looks complicated but is…

  • Timeless


    I love taking antique quilt blocks and using them in a contemporary-styled quilt. The Kansas City Star Block used in this quilt was introduced in 1937…

  • Hip to Be Square

    Hip to Be Square

    This basic two-block design is log-cabin like in structure and takes advantage of strip piecing to go together quickly. …

  • Starshine


    This fun quilt pattern is made up of three different stars inter-weaved with an X block to provide the square border effect surrounding each star. …

  • Charmed 3D

    Charmed 3D

    This pattern is charm pack friendly and a great beginner pattern for the novice quilter. I've included fabric requirements for crib, lap, twin, and qu…

  • Ready to Eat

    Chicken Pot Pie

    This one of those recipes that takes a little time to prepare but is well worth it as I get several meals for the time I invest. I make the pies ahead of time and freeze. On those wonderful days set aside for quilting, I thaw these babies, pop into the oven for 30 minutes and voilà, dinner ready! Homemade goodness with frozen dinner convenience.

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  • Banana Bread with Crumb Topping

    Banana Bread with Crumb Topping

  • Beef Enchiladas

    Beef Enchiladas

  • Enchilada Sauce

  • Roast Chicken