FALL APPLIQUE BURLAP TABLE RUNNER It is the Fall season and Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  I thought I would create this fun and relatively easy to make fall applique burlap table runner.  All you need is a computer, some remnant fall fabrics, some brown felt and a 2 yd or longer piece of burlap and you are ready to go.  I will include the templates that I used for my runner in this tutorial.  Lets get started. What {Read More}

Perfect Holiday Wine Tote

Perfect Holiday Wine Tote   The holiday season is coming. Like many people I like to give wine as gifts and this year I have made my own wine totes to go along with the gifts of wine.  these wine totes are super easy to make and require just a little bit of fabric and some interfacing.  You can use any fabric you like but I chose a cut little pumpkin print for the upcoming Halloween and Thanksgiving seasons.  This {Read More}

Delicious Apple Pie Bites

Delicious Apple Pie Bites I came across this recipe from the Blond Cook and Pillsbury and had to share it with you.  These delicious apple pie bites are so simple to make and so yummy I really encourage you to give them a try.  They take just a few ingredients and thirty minutes of your time and you have a terrific warm apple bite sized treat. What you will need: Original can of Pillsbury crescent rolls 1 small granny smith {Read More}

My First and Probably Last Quilt

My First and Probably Last Quilt I decided to give quilting a go.  I really like quilts and how they look but I never thought I had the patience for them and I was right.  I started my quilting journey by taking a class on Craftsy called Startup Library: Quilting.  It was a terrific class for a first time quilter and I would highly recommend it.  I purchased the same materials that Christa Watson used during the class and followed {Read More}

Halloween Around the Web

Halloween Around the Web   It is that time of year when ghosts and goblins make themselves known in the dark of night.  In light of the upcoming Samhain or Halloween night festivities I have scoured the internet for some interesting projects for my Halloween around the web segment.  I hope you like these terrific projects and give a few of them a try. This terrific idea comes from My sister’s Suitcase.  It is a super easy wreath made from {Read More}

Halloween Candy Corn Cheesecake in a Jar.

Ingredients Crust: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 tablespoon sugar Filling: 2 pounds of cream cheese, at room temperature 1 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 2 teaspoons vanilla 2 large room temperature eggs 3/4 cup cream, half & half, or whole milk Lemon zest Red and yellow food coloring Whipped cream Candy corn for garnish Seven 1/2 pint mason jars Large slow cooker Step 1:  Mix the graham cracker crumbs with the tablespoon of sugar.  You can use either {Read More}

Fall Sewing Patterns Learn to Sew this Pumpkin Trio

  How to sew a fall pumpkin sewing pattern for home decorations for autumn. Sewing a trio of fall pumpkins in autumn color fabrics. Source: Fall Sewing Patterns Learn to Sew this Pumpkin Trio

Terra Cotta Pumpkin Makeover

Source: Terra Cotta Pumpkin Makeover

Create New Looks From Old Jeans

Create New Looks From Old Jeans Create new looks from old jeans. There are so many things you can create from old jeans that I thought I would take some time and show you how to create some really fun and fashionable items from old jeans.  Between me, my husband and my son we have a few pair of old jeans so I set my sights on creating a few different projects with everyone in mind. For this series, all {Read More}

Transform Dated Furniture Using Paint

Transform Dated Furniture Using Paint Transform dated furniture using paint.  I love painted furniture.  I have learned some tips and tricks over the years that ensures a great painted finish to any furniture project.  In this project, I took a dated buffet side board and turned into a terrific 50’s inspired TV cabinet that I absolutely love.  My inspiration was a bit of vintage fabric I had on hand that I really love but am afraid to cut.  It brightens my {Read More}

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