Author Archives: NotYourNormalSteam

About NotYourNormalSteam

I love to make things, food, paper, fabric, the medium doesn’t really matter. I am also an obsessive planner. The day after Christmas I am already working out plans for the next year.

Paw Patrol: Scene Three Food

And wait you did! Holy cow have the last few months been crazy! I haven’t even finished Ms M’s party posts and we have had N’s party, pumpkin carving and are well on our way to Thanksgiving!!! Yikes! Well, lets … Continue reading

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Paw Patrol: Scene Two Decorations

The decorations were so much fun for this party. The hardest part for me was to decide which decorations I was going to do, and which weren’t going to make the cut. It was starting to get really busy, so … Continue reading

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Paw Patrol Party: Scene One Invitation

Ms M Loves Paw Patrol. And I mean LOVES Paw Patrol. She is very frustrated that I can’t just turn on the TV and have it on. It was not surprising then what when I offed Paw Patrol as a … Continue reading

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QOV 4 & 5 for 2016

Now remember I needed to get 3 quilts done in a week. And keep in mind I also have a full time job and two mini Steam’s to take care of. So a few days really only meant a few … Continue reading

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QOV #3 for 2016

Oh boy! Do I have some catching up to do or what?!!!! Things have been really busy this summer. Too many hours at work. A few camping trips. A awesome birthday party for Ms M. Several QOV quilts for a … Continue reading

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Dutch Garden

Last year we purchase a new hard side camper and I made both mini steams quilts for their bunk beds. But I never got around to making one for our bed. The space where our bed is very dark, so … Continue reading

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Stepping into a Mothers Day Gift!

Uggggg! Mother’s Day totally snuck up on my this year. I was planning on taking the kids to a diy pottery place to make a gift for their Grandma. Alas! They wouldn’t be able to put anything we made into … Continue reading

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QOV #2 for 2016 – Stars and Feathers

Remember how this year I was trying to pick out QOV quilts to that I could practice some edge to edge and all over quilting? When I picked up this quilt it was still in its bag and I was … Continue reading

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Spooktacular Fun!

A friend of mine participated in a round robin. I don’t know how you feel about round robins, but they are nerve wracking for me. From my experience you either end up with a quilt that is greater than the … Continue reading

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QOV #1 for 2015 – Jelly Roll Race

Normally when I pick out the QOV quilts to work on I pick out ones that have lots of room to play and that I can do fancy custom quilting on because that is what I enjoy so much. However, … Continue reading

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