Monthly Archives: February 2014

Souped Up Corn Muffins

Sometimes I want to make something a little special, but I really don’t feel like spending the whole day in the kitchen. I’m sure you can relate. Yesterday we were back to a cold, wet and Wintery outside. I decided … Continue reading

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Hay Day!

Today is another cold, rainy day here in South Georgia. Lucky for us, yesterday was clear, blue and warm. Lucky because yesterday was the day we needed to pick up some more hay for the barn critters. They go through … Continue reading

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Monkey Dye!

My daughter is expecting her first child this summer. Naturally I’m thinking about baby projects! I came across a pattern on Ravelry for a knitted Monkey, Jacobus, and thought it would be super cute in a baby’s room. We don’t … Continue reading

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Hand Spun Wolf Down Yarn

I posted a few weeks ago about a Wild Fiber project I have planned. Here’s the post if you want to read about all the wonderful Rare Breed Sheep and Wild Animals I’ll be spinning over the next few months. … Continue reading

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Downton Abby KAL -Finished!

Many of you read in my earlier post that I have been working on the Downton Abby KAL offered by Jimmy Beans Wool. I dyed my own wool, eager for the thrill of a Downton experience. And Now, I’m pleased … Continue reading

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How to Sew a Mitered Quilt Border

I finally settled on a border for my Watercolor Quilt. I wanted to make it look like a window frame, so although the window that it depicts has a white frame, I decided to go with a wood look. The … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

I hope you are having a Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share with you a little Valentine’s Day “Card” I made for my husband. It’s not really a card, but it will serve as one today. I covered an … Continue reading

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Homemade Mushroom Soup

Today was cold and rainy. Yesterday was cold, misty and grey. Although it’s mid Winter, lately the weather has been invoking images of dark forests, rich with fallen trees and mushrooms. Mushrooms! So naturally I made a soup. Here’s my … Continue reading

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Fun Mini Quiches

Lately I’ve been frustrated with the “grab and go” choices for my breakfast. I’m tired of cereal and I’m just not that into toast in the morning. So I decided to make some Mini Quiches. I’ve opted to leave out … Continue reading

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Book Review – Stitch Mountain

I received another book from Jimmy Beans Wool for review. This book is called Stitch Mountain, by Laura Zander. It’s a collection of 30 cold weather patterns. What makes it truly unique is the way she has integrated these cozy … Continue reading

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