December 2012

Peppermint Bark for Christmas

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  Peppermint Bark !  Oh, so easy. Oh, so Yummy !   It is that time again. Time for little gifts for neighbors and friends. This year I made Peppermint Bark.  I found myself severely tempted every time I broke the bark apart and put it into the little boxes. There is nothing on earth […]

Painted Cabinet - Just Like New

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  I am more and more convinced that there is nothing a person can’t do with the right amount of spray paint.  I am well on my way to testing the theory.   This cabinet was the first “real” piece of furniture that Grandpa and I bought. We bought it at a local furniture store […]

Quincy Kate's Blessing Dress

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  Quincy’s mother asked me to make her Blessing Dress. Gulp.  I looked at pictures and finally made my own pattern because I wanted to make something I couldn’t find. I wanted three ruffles for the skirt and a wide ribbon just under her arms. I wanted little puffy sleeves and lace. Quincy was a […]