A Quilt Finish for Kelli

Kelli, our oldest daughter, was home on Sunday to quilt her newest quilt top.  She doesn’t really like the quilting aspect of making a quilt…she loves cutting and sewing the blocks together….but machine quilting is not her favorite. Complicating things…the quilt is a wedding present for friends of hers who are getting married this weekend.  …

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What kind of Mother am I?

When we went on our family get away to Living History Farm, I realized a terrible thing.  My fourteen year old daughter didn’t know how to blow a bubble with gum! How could I have not noticed this…(It was probably because I was noticing all the laundry, dishes and food that needed to be cooked)…still …

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Good news…I found my recipe!

My kids are big fans of scotcharoos.  I never had a recipe that I liked until about a year ago.  The recipe came from the Iowa Farmer Today newspaper.  I made scotcharoos a few times and they were gone almost as fast I made them.  Then…I lost the recipe.  If you saw my method of recipe keeping, …

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