Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ruffle Children’s Fingerless Gloves

After making the ruffled leg warmers I wanted to make a matching pair of ruffle fingerless gloves.  Using the leg warmer pattern as my base – I was able to make a pattern.  I decided to add some fun fur … Continue reading

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Ruffled Kids Leg Warmers

I am getting a little frantic in my mind about where I am with my gift making, but I do this every year!  On top of Christmas there are 5 birthdays coming up, yikes!  I am making a resolution with … Continue reading

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Stuffed Shells (Veggie or Meat)

After making lasagna for Stella’s birthday party – that seems to be her go to request.  Lasagna is a lot of work, but is a really good make ahead meal for a large group.  Well I found another one, that … Continue reading

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This is my 500th post!  I am thankful to those of you who follow me, share my recipes, crafts,life stories with others.  I am grateful for what I, for being able to have dreams and aspirations and to see some … Continue reading

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Easy Pumpkin Soup

With it being fall and Thanksgiving coming up – pumpkin is on the mind and on many a menu.  I have a case of sugar pumpkins and had been itching to make a pumpkin soup.  I decided I would just … Continue reading

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Everything Soda Bread

When I came across this recipe – I just knew I had to try it!  I also sent the recipe to many family members.  One of my aunts made the bread before I did and gave me some to try … Continue reading

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Knitted Princess Purse

Like all the years past – I am behind on my Christmas gift making.  I have been frantically putting my list of gifts together, checking and double checking against past years list – making sure I am not making the … Continue reading

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Primal Fudge – You Will Love This!

My aunt shared this recipe with us and yummy!!!  She used almond butter, but we tried peanut butter – both are delicious!!  The almond butter makes it taste similar to an almond joy and using peanut butter makes it taste … Continue reading

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Lasagna, Make Ahead For Later

This past weekend was one of many birthday celebrations.  My daughter, Stella, turns 10 this month and I can’t believe it!  Where has the time gone?  I hugged her the other day and she came up to my chin – … Continue reading

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A Meal In Itself – Vegetable Bread

Here is another meal that my cousin and I made during our cooking extravaganza weekend!  I used to make this all the time, but for some reason it fell off the roster of breads and winter meal recipes.  This goes … Continue reading

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