Ombre Triangle Jitters Quilt

Ombre Triangle Jitters Quilt

Simple, modern, fast, and fabulous pretty much sums up Suzy Quilts Triangle Jitters quilt pattern.  I've fallen deeper in love with this quilt pattern the second time around.  Triangle Jitters graphic nature, paired with the simplicity of construction makes for the perfect quilt project.  My first time making this quilt I used pattered fabric that [...]

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Scrappy Blue Baby Boy Quilt

Scrappy Blue Baby Boy Quilt

With so many new and fabulous fabric collections flooding online retailers and local fabric shops.  Using up old scraps can sometimes be the farthest inkling from your mind.  Yet, there is something thoughtful that comes from using those little bits and pieces of fabric that were once loved for other projects. A box of Blue fabric [...]

Banana Cream Pie

Banana Cream Pie

With summer officially upon us, I have been scouring my cookbooks for dessert recipes that have a sense of summer something fruity, light, and creamy.  Recently I have been making a blueberry cream cheese tart that my family loves.  Yet, I wanted a second option that I could put together for summer picnic's, or canyon [...]

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup with a Soda on the side

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup with a Soda on the side

Soups and stews have long been favorites during wintry months, and for good reason. They keep us warm, smell delicious, and with so many varieties there is one bound to please even the pickiest of eaters.  Chicken noodle soup is a classic, and has recently become one of our families favorite recipes.  Something that is [...]

Celebrating the Irish with Corned Beef and Cabbage, and for Dessert A Black and Tan Guinness Cake!

Celebrating the Irish with Corned Beef and Cabbage, and for Dessert A Black and Tan Guinness Cake!

  How did you Celebrate St. Patrick's Day?  We started the day by putting our corned beef in the crock pot, in my opinion this is a full proof way to make a moist, tender and ow so delicious corned beef and cabbage meal.  Since this recipe called for the meat to be cooked low [...]

Colorful French Macaron Quilt

Colorful French Macaron Quilt

Last summer I made Elle a lovely French Macaron quilt for for 9th birthday, (see Elle's French Macaron Quilt post).  Modern Handcraft's French Macaron quilt was such a pleasure to make for several reasons.  One, the ease of construction, along with how quickly this quilt comes together, and lastly how visually stunning this quilt is. [...]

A Modern Baby Girl Quilt

A Modern Baby Girl Quilt

  Making for a new baby ranks pretty high on my list of favorite projects.  Not only do new parents really appreciate a hand made gift for their new bundle of joy.  Being smaller in size, these lovely quilts come together quick and easy.  Also imagining a new baby snuggled in a handmade quilt made [...]

Linen Zippered Pouches

Linen Zippered Pouches

As the Christmas rush was upon us this year I realized I hadn't yet made a gift for two daughters of an old friend of my husbands.  I've been making gifts for the girls since they were toddlers, and didn't want to stop the tradition on account that I forgot!  The girls are tweens now, [...]

Oliver + S Christmas Pajamas

Oliver + S Christmas Pajamas

One of my fondest memories of Christmas is the year my Grandma made all the kids pajamas.  Etched in my mind is a picture of all the kids standing in line with matching pajamas waiting in anticipation of what was around the corner,  stockings stuffed, and the delights of what Santa had brought!  Over the [...]