Tag Archives: baking

New Etsy listings

I have been doing some quilting this week.  Here’s photos of the last three items that I listed on Etsy. The “ruffles” on the pillow top are actually rows of fabric that is stitched down and clipped like the seams … Continue reading

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Successful gluten free baking

Some time ago I ordered a set of different gluten free bread mixes from Chebe.  They are made with tapioca flour and starch so they are naturally gluten free.  This week I tried the bread sticks.  I didn’t tell anyone … Continue reading

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Brown satin clutch bag

Here’s the little brown satin clutch that I listed today on Etsy.  It looks like pleats, but it is really strips of fabric that I stitched to a base.  I sprayed the satin with spray starch to make it stiffer … Continue reading

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Good things to eat: Lemon Pie and Peanut Butter Cookies!

Here’s my lemon pie that I’ve been bragging about!  I don’t know how it could be any better!! These are not the best peanut butter cookies I have ever eaten, but for gluten free, they aren’t bad.  Somehow, most gluten … Continue reading

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Gluten free oat and honey bread recipe

Here is the link to the gluten free oat and honey bread recipe that I made last week.  It is delicious!  And it keeps well on the counter.  And it makes a wonderful grilled cheese sandwich.  Even the crust is … Continue reading

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Shamrock table runner and other adventures

I decided that I wanted to get my hair cut this morning, even though my hubby had taken the truck and left me with my car that wasn’t running the way it should.  The last time I had driven it, … Continue reading

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Cranberry cookies and tote bags

I love cranberry nut bread, but wanted to make cookies, so I went online to see if I could find a cookie recipe that used lots of fresh cranberries.  I found this recipe at allrecipes.com.  Sounded good. I added the zest … Continue reading

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Cooking and sewing

I did more cooking today than anything else.  Did wash a couple of loads of clothes, and water the downstairs plants.  I need to take a photo of my Christmas cactus.  It started blooming this week. I made another apple … Continue reading

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New duffel bag

Last night I tweaked my duffel bag pattern, but I’m not sure I improved it.  I thought stitching the end seams to the outside would make it look neater, but now I’m not sure.  What do you think? I stitched … Continue reading

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