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Take Heart Valentine Quilt and Tea Cozy

In 1989, I made this heart inspired quilt for my dad when he was having a pace-maker implanted. Twenty-five years later, I revisited the fabric scraps and mixed them with other scraps to make this tea cozy! Combine the strip … Continue reading

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Take Heart with Irish Soda Bread

Today I made my 2011 recipe for Irish Soda Bread – with a twist! Instead of 1/2 cup raisins, I added 1/2 cup dried cranberries to give it a bit of Valentine’s Day color! I used a heart-shaped baking pan … Continue reading

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Twofer Tuesday – Wake Up and Smell the Coffee Quotes

I’m a tea drinker, but I wanted to share these great coffee quotes. “In Seattle you haven’t had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it’s running.” ~ Jeff Bezos and “I believe humans get a lot … Continue reading

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Tea Cozy with a French Twist

I made a slightly larger tea cozy because I didn’t think I had enough of these tea pot warmers in my collection (see previous post). The blue tea cups on a background of brilliant yellow give the cozy a French … Continue reading

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A St. Patrick’s Day Tea

~ Happy St. Patrick’s Day ~

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Mini Tea Cozies So Sweet You Won’t Need Sugar

My tiny 1 1/2 cup teapot was in need of a cozy. It swam in a regular-sized cozy, so I decided to make one (or two) to suit it. The pattern measures 9 inches by 11 1/2 inches before sewing. … Continue reading

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Christmas Tea and Cookies

There’s nothing like a nice cup of tea! Paired with homemade cookies and it’s a little vacation in your kitchen. Here’s one of my favorite chocolate cookie recipe made easier with the help of a food processor. It’s from the … Continue reading

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