Monthly Archives: December 2009

Vanilla Extract

A few months ago I started some vanilla extract. Per the directions on the recipe I used it should have been ready after about 8 weeks, but when I checked it; it just wasn’t right. So I left it to … Continue reading

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Blue and Yellow Pinwheel

I finished this last night while hubby and I were watching TV. I had sewn the binding on over the weekend, but I hadn’t had a chance to sit and finish the edge. I do the finish work by hand … Continue reading

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Copper Cookie Cutters

I started collecting copper cookie cutters when Hubby and I first got married. It wasn’t until this year that I really considered it a collection. It was always just something that I loved, and so when I saw a new … Continue reading

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Sewing projects

I have been sewing a lot lately. Tis the season for it. I usually start sewing in November and will continue on until about March, by then the weather is getting nice enough to go out and get things done. … Continue reading

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Hot Chocolate

I love hot chocolate especially this time of year. Here is my recipe…..not for the faint of heart. Hot Chocolate8 ounces milk2 ounces chopped chocolate (I use milk chocolate but use whatever is your favorite)Whipped cream Warm milk in sauce … Continue reading

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Baby Shower Cake

I did this cake late last week. Squeezing it in between everything else going on. It turned out really cute, and it is the first cake that I have been paid for so even a better bonus.

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The Girls….. an update

The girls started out giving us one or two eggs a day, then they upped it to four and now we are at ten a day. At first they weren’t keeping up with my need, but now I have more … Continue reading

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