May 14, 2016

Rag Quilt Finished

I finished another quilt, a king size one no less. It’s the rag quilt I started making at the 2015 quilting retreat I went to last fall.  I actually started cutting squares before I went to t...
Feb 19, 2016

Spread the Fiber Love

The Fiber Lovers Valentine’s Day Tea had a great turnout!  The Community Center building at Grow Benzie hosted our event and we exchanged ideas, socialized, ate, drank and shared the fiber lov...
Nov 22, 2015

First Snow 2015

Today marks the first snowfall for the winter of 2015.  November 22nd is late for Michigan, but I’m glad it waited….it could have waited even longer in my opinion.  I do have to admit it...
Nov 11, 2015

Smashing Pumpkins

Halloween is over and time to smash some pumpkins to make pumpkin puree for Thanksgiving’s pumpkin pie.  I’ll take you through the steps on how to make your own pumpkin puree for pies, br...
Oct 31, 2015

Home is Where the Haunt Is

Happy Halloween…officially!  Today is trick or treat day for all the kids and I’m in the mood for Halloween fun.  I’m very frugal and have leftover fall colored fabrics from anothe...
Oct 25, 2015

Down the River and Through the Woods…

To Manistee I go… On Thursday, after the quilt meeting was over I went to Manistee.  I took a stroll down the boardwalk down by the Manistee River to enjoy the fall colors before they disappear...
Oct 23, 2015

Quilt Meeting at the Audubon

Thursday morning was our Victorian Quilters meeting at the Lake Bluff Bird Sanctuary, also known to the locals as the Audubon Society House.  The weather was spectacular and  I went crazy photograph...