Fabric · Quilts

Holiday Tree Runner

For Christmas, I wanted to sew something for my mom, as I never had before. She already had a Christmas-themed quilt, so I wanted to do a different project. I saw this adorable table runner in a Missouri Star Quilt Company Idea Book, and thought it would be perfect for her large, farmhouse-style table. The…… Continue reading Holiday Tree Runner

Baking · Desserts

Peppermint Poke Cake

I hope everyone had an amazing Christmas and holiday season! We had so much fun with family! Chris and I spent Christmas Eve at my parents’ house in Teton Valley, where we watched a classic Hallmark-type Netflix Christmas movie, took the dogs for a walk, and had a delicious dinner of prime rib, Yorkshire puddings,…… Continue reading Peppermint Poke Cake

Baking

Pumpkin Crumble Cake

Thanksgiving is tomorrow!! I can’t believe it! We’ve been put in charge of a handful of dishes this year, and one at the request of both my grandma, who’s hosting, and my dad. To save time tomorrow and keep my anxiety levels in check, I decided to make a couple of the dishes tonight, instead…… Continue reading Pumpkin Crumble Cake

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St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans

My students had been asking me, starting two weeks before St. Patrick’s Day, if the leprechaun was going to visit. THE leprechaun. As in, he “visits every year and we can’t catch him,” type of leprechaun. I hadn’t actually thought about it before they began mentioning it, but I figured it couldn’t hurt, right? I decided…… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans