Category: Crafts

Minecraft Themed Birthday Party

Last month we celebrated birthday number 8 of my daughter, and, as is tradition in this house, it had to have a theme. Minecraft is a computer game with which she is obsessed, so it seemed to me...

Honeycomb Pattern Quilt

With pride I present my latest creation! After seeing a tutorial on how to make hexagons, I knew immediately that this would be my next project. And here it is, ready for sale! Of course I'm going to show you how I did it....

Grid pattern quilt

With a lot of effort, I've found time to make another quilt, and it is one of my favorite despite a small problem, of which I will tell you in a moment. The inspiration came from a photo I found in the...

Wreath for the 4 of July

Since the birth of my last child I have not been keeping up with decorating the house. Willing to change this situation, I went to the store with my 4 daughters (which is not recommended if you want to keep your health)...

FROZEN Themed Birthday Party

This Saturday we celebrate the birthday of my eldest daughter, and of course the theme of the party was the movie FROZEN. If you have not seen the film, there still time for you to run to see it. As always it was fun planning it and I received a lot...

Good News

So much good news to give! My first good news is that I have my baby in my arms! It is a very healthy girl who loved it all at home. There is nothing richer than having a baby...

Birthday Piñata

For the number birthday 4 My daughter Marie was the subject of the film The Aristocats. And in less than an hour I made this piñata. For almost every birthday I have made piñatas so it was only fair that...

Ice Cream Birthday Cake

Because I promised, here's how I made the cake in the form of ice cream. First I made two round cakes 6 inches, a square of 8 inches, and one half of a sphere. I put my two circulars one...

Patchwork quilt (the quilting)

Yesterday Hazel wrote asking me how I did in my post padding based patchwork quilt. Looking through my pictures I found some that may help me to explain some of how I did it. First place mouth...

Ice Cream Birthday

This weekend we celebrated another birthday! This time it is my youngest daughter. In the previous post I showed you how I made a sympathetic ice cream for garnish. Here you can see the instructions of these ice creams. As a drink I made a rich raspberry punch....