Tuesday , 21 November 2017
  • Land of the Free – Wall Hanging

    I love making smaller quilts to use as wall hangings and this particular pattern has been on my to do list for sometime. This is a smaller version of …

  • 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! …

  • 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

    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

    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. …

  • 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

  • Quilts to Crochet

    Quilts to Crochet

    I have slowed down with my crochet projects the last several years as I have delved into quilting. But there will always be a special place in my hobby heart for crochet. I’ve had numerous requests over the years to provide patterns for my Afghan designs. That’s always been somewhat difficult as I tend to create as I move along in the afghan (rather like free motion quilting).

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  • Sunshine Sampler

    Sampler Quilt to Crochet

  • Popcorn Pinwheel Afghan

    Popcorn Pinwheel Afghan

  • Jazzy Journey

    Jazzy Journey

  • The Crocheter's Treasure Chest

    Popcorn Pinwheel Bedspread

  • Chloe

    Arkansas Crossroads

    Photo bombed by Chloe while I’m trying to capture pics before I wrap my sister’s quilt for Christmas. 🙂

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  • Cotton Candy Sunset

    Cotton Candy Sunset

  • Sunshine Sampler

    Sunshine Sampler

  • Sunny

  • My Stash

    My Stash