Archive for November, 2014

Beginner, Crochet String Bag

Beginner, Crochet String Bag

I thought this Provence Summer String Bag designed by Kathy North would be good project for learning how to read a crochet pattern. Kathy has written complete, easy to follow row by row instructions as well as included a diagram pattern. The instructions and pattern are available on line. Kathy recommends using Classic Elite mercerized cotton yarn. I was not sure if […]

By November 20, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Holiday Cranberry Jello Salad

Holiday Cranberry Jello Salad

Every family has a dish or two that is a traditional Thanksgiving “must have”.  I can’t remember a Thanksgiving when my mother did not have this cranberry salad on the table. Now, my sisters and I each serve this salad at our Thanksgiving meal. I’m making my sister Emily’s improved version which has added orange zest and a decorative piped cream cheese […]

By November 15, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Easy Pumpkin Cheescake Pie

Easy Pumpkin Cheescake Pie

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, I want to share this no-fuss pumpkin cheesecake pie recipe.  This pumpkin cheesecake is a regular at my Holiday table. When I’m busy doing all the hundreds of things that it takes to put together a big Thanksgiving meal, I appreciate the fact that this pie is quick and easy to make and that it can […]

By November 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →