Monthly Archives: April 2014

Experiments with Coloring Fabric

Don’t ask me where it started, because I sure can’t remember. But recently I saw some quilts that were colored. Some were dyed, some were painted, some used colored pencil. This was sooo intriguing to me. Starting out with white … Continue reading

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Easter Crafting Craziness – Character Eggs

Right now Ms M is totally into Sesame Street and Minions, while N is all about the Ninjas, both the Teenage Mutant Turtle and regular varieties. I searched several different stores and couldn’t find plastic eggs in any of these … Continue reading

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Easter Crafting Craziness – Homemade Peeps

Earlier this year we made homemade marshmallows, and they were AMAZING! Well I have wanted to try making homemade peeps ever since I saw Martha Stewart do it way back in 2001! Shesh, has it really been that long?! Good … Continue reading

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Easter Crafting Craziness – Egg Ornaments

I love to decorate for the holidays. I have 3 small fake cedar trunk trees that I leave up all year and decorate for the various holidays. It drives Mr. Steam nuts! And now the Mini-Steams have caught the holiday … Continue reading

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Spicy Chocolate Pots de Creme

So it all started with Mr. Steam wanting me to make him a Schaum Torte for his birthday. So we made one this weekend. No, it wasn’t his birthday. He wanted me to practice to make sure that it turned … Continue reading

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All New Method for Quilting!!!!

I am so excited. I was surfing some of my favorite quilting blogs tonight and came across a whole new quilting technique on Alex Anderson’s site. It looks like a lot of fun! What do you think???  

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