Author: ml

Of course I smell the perfume of warm apple pie sewn into the seams of this functional fancy; but there is more. Grandmothers show up with a core of black steely resolve to hold the loose ends of the family within the reach of Love. She...

Petered out "I am sorry to say that Peter was not very well during the evening. His mother put him to bed, and made some camomile tea; and she gave a dose of it to Peter! One table-spoonful to be taken at bed-time." These fresh little yellow flowers...

Just Eyes Judd Mortimer Lewis I think I do-Nay; I know I do-- Like blue eyes passing well; Not simply just because they are blue, But--well, 'tis hard to tell! And then, again, It isn't hard-- I think I like their hue Because-- because of my regard for you; your...

I have never seen a truffle I couldn't conquer. And in this case you can devour them. Talk about empowering yourself. Beyond that, this is a most delightful topper for so so many things from steak to pasta with the sauteed mushrooms and truffle madness all folded...

When asked to create some pieces for the Museum of Modern Art in Austin, Texas for an installation celebrating the genre of Blues music; this is what came forth. "I felt these pieces before I even touched the fabric. When I listen to the Blues ,...

Spring chickens. If you can imagine filling this apron with fresh eggs, walking back to your kitchen and making that sumptuous quiche you been jonesy-ing for all week I fed the chickens every morning on the farm before I caught the big yellow bus. Once I waited...

A darling little form fitting yellow A line with a flounce for Barbie was the first thing I ever sewed. She HAD to have it! There were these yellow pumps that needed a 'something'. Ever since then I have been cutting up perfectly good pieces of...

I grew up on a citrus farm in the Rio Grande Valley. Angels kissed the air with heady scents  of orange blossoms in the shade of swaying palm trees  overhead.  I can't describe the indescribable. But I can bring it to you in the form of butter! Welcome...