New Things To Try in 2012

Happy New Year!

I’m back from a somewhat busy, but very enjoyable break.

Here is my list of twelve new things I am going to try this year. My goal is to complete one new project each month and report back to you on how it went.


January :: Make Hair Ribbons for Clara

February :: Create Faux Stained Glass Peacock Art

March :: Finish Wall Quilt (I still consider this project new, since […]

Apple Butter Recipe

Apple Butter

I still have a lot of apples to use up. Today, I’ll use them to make this apple butter recipe from my sister’s mother-in-law, Bev. The apple butter can be canned or frozen. I will be canning it.

Ingredients 16 cups of applesauce 8 cups of sugar 4 Tbsp. of cinnamon 1 Tbsp. of nutmeg 1 tsp. of cloves (ground)


1. Mix all ingredients together in a large cooking pot (or roaster).


2. […]