ARCHIVES February 2009

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Bits from my weekend

A little gift giving, birthday cake baking, and cake eating… Some quilt shop shopping… Blueberry muffin baking… Some zig-zagging and prewashing… A little napping… Lots of ironing… And clutter…everywhere! Hope you’re having a good weekend too!

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Art toys and strawberries

I finally put these fuzzy slugs up for adoption in my Etsy shop. I wasn’t quite sure what to do with my soft dolls and toys, with the CPSIA legislation still unresolved, but given they are still working to sort out the details, I thought I’d post my slugs. From what I understand, you are…

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! I thought I’d share my pretty Valentine’s flowers with you. Please have a cookie and some tea too. Yesterday, I made Linzer Hearts from the All New All Purpose Joy of Cooking. I used the recipe for Drei Augen and used raspberry preserves, boiled for two minutes and then cooled to…

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Hopping down the bunny trail

This the the original folk art bunny rabbit doll Max Bailey and I are working on so far. Our attempt to take these photos almost resulted in our bunny flying away. The wind was really something. Ms. Bunny is a lop rabbit. I made different arms for her than our cats have. And you’ve got…

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