Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Autumn

A Few Quick Fall Quilts….

I know that the other day I posted a bunch of Christmas Ornament ideas- but it IS still fall- so here are a few ideas for some quick fall quilts! I love playing with quilt designs and seeing what they will look like done in lots of different fabric and color combinations, so this was… Keep reading…

Fun with Food Thanksgiving Ideas!!

Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, and I wanted to find some fun but super easy ideas for the holiday! (Canadian friends, I know you’ve already celebrated Thanksgiving, so please file this away for next year….) I always like the idea of trying new ideas, but holidays can be hectic! Sometimes, you just end… Keep reading…

11 Great Slow Cooker Meals (including dessert!)

Sew Along Day is coming on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from noon to 4 pm Eastern time (NYC time). I hope you will join us! We will be sharing what we are working on, giving away great prizes, and having tons of fun! The online Sew Along will take place here on my blog and… Keep reading…

Friendly Jack O Lantern Embroidery Pattern (and a yummy Apple Cake!)

Hi there! This is a quick post today- I just wanted to share this FREE embroidery pattern with you, called Friendly Jack-O-Lantern. As you can see, he’s not at all frightening! I am thinking about fall projects and decorating… I got some new fall wreaths the other day (one for the front door, and one… Keep reading…

Fall Foil Leaf Pillow & Ornament Tutorial

  Do you love fall? I’m getting ready! Today I wanted to share a couple of pretty projects with you. I don’t know why, but I think that fall projects look especially beautiful when you add a bit of shimmer- maybe because it brightens up what can be a bit of a dark palette. That *sparkle*… Keep reading…

30 Fun Back-to-School Projects to make!

It’s almost time for the kids to go back to school! I always loved the beginning of the school year- shopping for school supplies, new shoes, and a new lunch bag! Even if you don’t have little kiddos going back to school (mine are grown, too!), I think you will find some really cute projects here… Keep reading…

Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie with Oreo Crust

Have you ever made an Oreo pie crust? It’s so easy (just 2 ingredients!) and adds so much to your cheesecake or pie recipe! This is my Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie with Oreo Crust recipe…. Yes it’s really as good as it sounds. If you want to make a cheesecake, but don’t have a springform pan,… Keep reading…

Free Printable Thanksgiving Menu and Place Cards

It’s almost time to get your “Gobble” on!! If you are hosting dinner, you may want to use these Free Printable Thanksgiving Menu and Place Cards! The place cards originally appeared in the Fall 2011 issue of my newsletter- if you would like to sign up to receive my newsletter free- full of sewing and… Keep reading…

Fun Fall Weekend

Daughter was home for her Fall Break from college last week- it was just too short! But we packed a lot in… Thursday and Friday, she unpacked her backpack in my office, and I enjoyed working and having her right there with me while I worked and she did her homework. Thursday night, we just… Keep reading…

Caramel Chocolate Dipped Pears

This is one of my top “pinned” recipes on Pinterest! It first appeared in one my newsletters a couple of years ago- if you’d like to sign up to get more FREE recipes, craft and sewing projects, and more, click here. Caramel Chocolate Dipped Pears are beautiful, elegant, and delicious… And… they’re pretty easy to… Keep reading…