Heidi Hobbs

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Quick Tip: Sewing a Hip Pocket

Pockets are not only functional, but also a fashionable detail and should be sewn quite carefully. There are patch pockets, inseam pockets, pouch …

Sewing

A Piece of Cake Book Review

A Piece of Cake is the debut book from Peta Peace of She Quilts A Lot. Now I must confess before we get any further in two things: 1. I know and …

Quilting

Crochet Pom Pom Bag Crochet pattern by Sweetpeafamily

Small Crochet Bag.<p>I've had great fun making these pretty crochet pom pom bags in lots of differrent colourways. I have one to match most of my summer …

4 Make-Ahead Lunch Boxes That Will Make You Rethink a Packed Lunch

Treat yourself to a fun midday meal with easy, produce-packed portable lunches that are anything but boring.<p>A fun packed lunch isn't just for the …

Sushi

16 Delicious Ways to Use a Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti squash has got to be one of my all-time favorite vegetables—it's primed for meal prep, incredibly versatile, and totally …

25 Vegetable Recipes to Make Before Summer Ends

The abundance of produce summer brings is something that's celebrated all season long. If you're anything like me, you've been eating as much corn, …

Best Ever Chocolate Cheesecake Cake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Make cheesecake:<p>Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease two 9-inch springform pans (I use Wilton’s Cake Release) and also place a greased …

My 4th of not July quilt

Red, white, and blue is my favorite color combo because you can use it all year long and it always works! My stars 4th of July quilt was is starting …

Quilting

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Best Doctored Up Cake Mix Cake

Place the butter in a large microwave-safe bowl. Microwave for 60 seconds, or until butter is melted completely.<p>Add the chocolate chips to the bowl …

Ginger-Soy-Lime Marinated Shrimp

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:35 minPrep:10 minInactive:20 minCook:5 min<p>Yield:8 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories137 …

Thick and Fluffy Cream Cheese Frosting Without Powdered Sugar

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I've heard it said that one can never have too many friends, and I've found the same to be true of cream cheese frosting. There are versions for every occasion—sometimes I want an …

Moroccan Vegetarian Carrot and Chickpea Tagine

Tagines are usually a main dish in Morocco, but this vegetarian version works equally well as a side to meat or poultry.<p>Chickpeas and carrots are …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The Easiest Summer Dinner

Good morning. We’re about halfway through summer right now, if you started counting at the June solstice and I did. Tonight, you can make Julia Moskin’s recipe for “the easiest summer dinner known to man” and celebrate.<p>(For the great Damien Cave and the rest of our readers in Australia, make that …

Death Metal

20-Minute Vegan Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

The best cookies I've ever eaten were vegan chocolate chip cookies. This right, you read that right—vegan! And I'm not even vegan. I was pleasantly …

This Indian Butter Chicken Is the Perfect 30-Minute Meal

There's something magical about picking up some spicy Indian takeout and pouring yourself a cold glass of Riesling on a night when you really don't …

Slay Your Summer Style With This Two-Piece Eyelet Shorts Sewing DIY

Lately, I’ve been trying my hand as an amateur seamstress (takes one sewing class, thinks she’s couture). But seriously, looking at some of the simpler styles out there, I told myself, “I can do that!” So, inspired by these cute summer outfits, I made a two-piece eyelet shorts set. It’s the perfect …

Friday Free Quilt Patterns: Warm Fuzzies

Planning ahead for Christmas gift quilts? Don’t forget that adding plush fabrics to simple piecing can make for a textured-treat quilt for your …

Quilting

Fussy Cut Sampler QAL - Blocks 37-40

This chapter in the Fussy Cut Sampler is titled "Remixed Blocks." It combines the methods in the book that have been used so far.<br>Block 37. I didn't …

Quilting

Tutorial: Sew a convertible travel wrap

Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews shows how you can sew a convertible travel wrap. It can be worn multiple ways so you can get many …

Sewing

Hot Off the Press: McCall’s Quilting Sept/Oct ‘17

McCall’s Quilting Sept/Oct ’17 | On the cover: Night Brigade by Pam BoswellStars are the focus for <i>McCall’s Quilting</i> Sept/Oct ‘17 issue and we have a …

Quilting

Fussy Cut Sampler QAL - Blocks 33-36

This week, the blocks in the Fussy Cut Sampler focus on using a geometric print as a focal fabric. As fun as it is using cute fussy cut fabrics, I am …

Quilting

How to Choose the Right Quilt Batting

This post is your one-stop-shop in finding aaaaall of the information you need to know about quilt batting. You may want to go ahead and tab it now. …

Canvas Laundry Hamper with Drawcord Cotton Liner

<i>We’re comin’ clean!</i> Or at least giving you the tools to make it easier to get those piles of dirty clothes off the floor, into a hamper, and …

Sewing

Where to Buy: 15 Great Online Sources For On-Trend Fabric

Have a chair that's been sitting around waiting for you to reupholster it (::cough : not guilty)? Want to cook up some new pillows for your sofa or …

Several Small Trips Quilt

Well . . . Thanks to you all helping me decide to take Several Small Trips with my Trip Around the World Blocks from the first of this month, I can …

Quilting

Christmas in July

Hello and happy Friday! Can you believe July is nearly over? I meant to start my Christmas sewing in July, but I'm currently sewing quilts with our …

Crafting

Vintage quilt collection of local collector Eli Leon for sale

For 55 years, local Reichian psychotherapist Eli Leon collected kitcheniana, textiles, aprons, vintage clothing, traditional standard quilts, and, …