SOUTHERN SWEET ICED TEA

SOUTHERN SWEET ICED TEA

NATIONAL ICED TEA DAY 2019 1/2 gallon fresh, clean, water 4 family size tea bags or 8 regular tea bags 1 cup granulated sugar Heat. Pour the water in a 3 quart or larger pot and boil. 2) Steep. Turn the heat off and add the teabags. Cover to steep the tea for 5-7 minutes. Steep [...]

Get Yourself Organized for Christmas

Get Yourself Organized for Christmas

We could all use a little help this time of the year -  book link Have you lost your Christmas joy? Does the thought of jam-packed malls, maxed-out credit cards, overcrowded supermarkets, and endless to-do lists give you the feeling that maybe Scrooge was on to something? In Get Yourself Organized for Christmas, Kathi Lipp provides [...]

Holiday Tradition * Elf on the Shelf

Holiday Tradition *  Elf on the Shelf

It's Friday ! And the Holiday Inspiration  Quilt blog is Elf on the Shelf:  From the Movie : Elf and the Book ! Read more about the family fun and start your own family tradition. Lisa   Quilt Block pattern     What is The Elf on the Shelf®?Elf on Shelf information The Elf on [...]

Drop Dead Ornaments by Lois Winston

Drop Dead Ornaments  by Lois Winston

    book link Anastasia Pollack’s son Alex is dating Sophie Lambert, the new kid in town. For their community service project, the high school seniors have chosen to raise money for the county food bank. Anastasia taps her craft industry contacts to donate materials for the students to make Christmas ornaments they’ll sell at [...]

Book Review * Premeditated Peppermint* Amish Candy Shop

Book Review * Premeditated Peppermint* Amish Candy Shop

  book link Someone’s sweet on revenge . . .   Christmas is Bailey King’s favorite time of year. For her first Yuletide in Harvest, Ohio, the former big-city chocolatier is recreating a cherished holiday treat: peppermint combined with molten white chocolate. But her sugar high plummets when her former boyfriend walks into the candy [...]

Holiday Caroling Time: Recipes and more

Holiday Caroling Time: Recipes and more

Happy Friday ! And it's Holiday Time :  Do you have a favorite Holiday tradition? Today's Prompt from the quilt block - a Caroling we Go !!! Here's a great recipes to serve to carolers  or after you return : 2 quarts of cranberry drink 5 C strong Tea 4 sticks   Cinnamon 3/4 slices Oranges [...]

Coffee Day * Cardmaking

Coffee  Day * Cardmaking

Today is National Coffee day ! I am sharing some cards made with one of my favorite Stamp In Up stamp set. It's easy to change it up for any time of the year with  changing papers ,colors and stamps.  Lisa