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Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 2d ago

Wilcox and Gibbs Chainstitch Machine

I went to a yard sale today and saw this treadle.  I had to have it!  Can you blame me?  It is filthy and the top is in terrible condition.  But it was a great price.I was on my way to the s...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 6d ago

What I've been up to

 Wednesday is the last day of homeschooling for me.  My student's grandmother is able to start homeschooling her full time again.  This is good, but I will miss teaching her and I know the c...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 1W ago

Inspirations

This week on Instagram someone asked, "what inspires you when making a quilt?".There are several things that inspire me.The first "thing" is my family.  This is my niece, Johnna, and the qui...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 2W ago

Feline Friday

I found one of my old Strawberry Shortcake figurines this week!  This is Apricot.  I have probably had her for 35 years.  I had everything Strawberry Shortcake when I was little, I think I m...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 2W ago

Sew Sweet Bee

I finished my block for the Sew Sweet Bee.  I am behind on my April block because of my broken finger last month.  Denny asked us for this cute pineapple block.  She asked us to make the gre...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 2W ago

The Hideaway, book review

The first thing my husband mentioned when I got this book was that it was very similar to my painting in the Living Room.  He was right!  This is my favorite painting.  I love the cover and ...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 3W ago

Pansy Cake

I've been super busy the past couple of days making a birthday cake for an eightieth birthday.  I made pansies out of buttercream for the first time. I make the cake and buttercream from scr...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 3W ago

Feline Friday

Don't forget about my Pampered Chef party.  You can join the party here:https://www.facebook.com/groups/429014410806681/?fref=nfOr if you just want to order from my party, you can find the c...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 3W ago

Flooding and a Half Square Triangle Tip

Saturday I cleaned up my guest room which had become a type of storage room over the winter.  I decided to turn it into a TV room.  This is as far as I got before I realized that my basement...
Missy's Cakes and Aprons · 4W ago

Pampered Chef

I am having an online Pampered Chef party and would like to invite you to attend.  Pampered Chef is a great gift for Mother's Day, for all the mothers in your life and yourself. I love Pampe...