Chain Piecing Half Square Triangles

I have been making half square triangles like a mad woman lately.  I have a new pattern that I have designed and I am really excited about it. I know I have been through the process of making HSTs several times, and today will do it one last time.  Here's a look at the current …

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First Outing in the Little British Car

We got the TVR out on Saturday for a drive with friends.  It is one of our favorite things to do, springtime in the mountains just has to be experienced.  We really enjoy these drives, and we get to see some of our wonderful blooming trees.  So, here we are at the parking lot, gathering …

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Re-blooming Amaryllis

Waiting for this amaryllis to bloom again has been a real exercise in patience.  Remember it was January that I showed you the beginning.  Get ready, this post is picture heavy!!  This was early January.  Just a couple of new shoots of leaves coming alive. It took until late February for the bud to show. …

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March in the Garden

It is finally getting warmer, but we are not out of the possibility of a freeze.  Although this year that seems unlikely, I have seen snow on Easter Sunday in April in years past.  So, I won't be jumping the season by planting outside just yet, but there are a few things in the garden …

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Springtime Cards and Two Little Words

Lovely warm spring, this time of year is just so inspiring. It brings out more creativity.  I am just obsessed with yellow right now.  For some reason it is saying spring is here!!  It seems the right time to be grateful for many things. Do you know what those important two little words are?  Thank …

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International Quilt Day 2015

It is a great weekend to be a quilter!  It 's International Quilt Weekend!  It started with a Quilt Day in Kentucky, and from there went national then worldwide.  Read about the history HERE. There are special deals going on all over the web, and I collected a few for you.  We need a mini …

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Springtime Tablescape

Spring is right around the corner and everything is in the process of turning green.  Little shoots of new bulbs are peeking out of the ground with the anticipation of flowers to come.  Thinking green in March seems traditional, not only for St. Patrick's Day, but just because it is spring.  It seemed a green …

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Cabbage Rolls with Brown Sauce

Something about the month of March makes me crave cooked cabbage.  Corned beef and cabbage is a wonderful meal, but have you seen the cost of a corned beef brisket lately?  A bit pricey, so I decided to go a different route.  All the recipes I found on the internet had a tomato sauce, not …

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Scrap Dance Quilt Along – Mystery Quilt 2015

Post update 1/15/16 If you are just now finding this from another link, the mystery is now finished.  The pattern is now available for download in my Craftsy store, just click on the Craftsy link on the sidebar. If you would like to quilt along with the 2016 Scrap Dance Mystery quilt along, Tango! click …

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