Monthly Archives: March 2013

Practice, practice, practice

So I strongly dislike practicing. But my Love cabin quilt showed me that there are times I would be much happier if I did. I really don’t want to use up fabric for practicing. So that won’t work. I had … Continue reading

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Funky Snowman to Keep You Warm

I made this snowman quilt quite a few years ago on a self challenge. I have a good friend Squirrell and she an amazing sense when matching fabrics for her quilts. She’ll show me a focus fabric that she got … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day Breakfast – Green Chili Smothered Skillets

One of the best things about making green chili is what you can with it for follow up meals. And this morning Mr. Steam and I had one of our favorites – Green Chili Smothered Skillets. Ingredients: Hashbrowns 2Eggs 1 … Continue reading

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Steam Family’s Version of St. Patrick’s Day food – Green Chili

Well it’s the day before St. Patrick’s day and I was trying to figure out what to make to celebrate. I wanted to make some Irish Soda bread, but really didn’t feel like baking. I really can’t stand corned beef … Continue reading

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Lucky Sue or Lucky you?

Well I think it’s lucky you! My friends over at Butterfly Angels are at it again. They have released their March paper pieced & appliqued Sun Bonnet Sue and she is SOOOOO cute! Stop over and show some blog love. … Continue reading

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Love Cabin – Quilting Motifs for Sashing

So I have shared with you the overall quilt, the quilting on the pink logs and border. As well as the 12 of the 15 quilting fill patterns. Now do you want to know what I did in the red … Continue reading

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Love Cabin – Filler Quilting Patterns

I hadn’t really thought about how hard it would be to come up with 15 different filler quilting patterns. Sure I can come up with about 10 different meander variations, but that wasn’t the point I wanted to have filler … Continue reading

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Love Cabin – Borders and Sashings

Boy have I been having fun sewing with Millie. But that means I have been neglecting the blog. So I thought I’d catch you all up on what I have been working on. I finished the Love Cabin in 2005. … Continue reading

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