Here on the Thimble Belle blog you can look forward to yummy recipes, art, sewing and crafting tutorials, as well as some interesting stories and images to help brighten your day.

So kick back, grab a glass of sweet tea and enjoy a few stories about this and that, or learn a new recipe or technique so you can go out and create something wonderful of your own. Which I look forward to hearing about of course!

Thanks so much for visiting, and I hope you all have fun and stop by often.

December Art Challenge: Holla Daze

Can you believe it’s already December? That thought is what inspired this month’s art challenge. There’s always so much to do, parties to attend, and sensory overload that by the time Christmas Eve rolls around you feel like...

Almond and Cranberry Cream Cheese Danishes

Okay, ya’ll, let’s talk about Cream Cheese Danishes for just a moment. Who doesn’t love these delectable little delights? I mean, they are perfect just as is, but when you add another tasty element to them…watch out! These delicious little...

Pork Chops with Apples

This Pork Chops with Apples recipe is such a wonderful fall dinner. It’s super simple to make, and so, so delicious ya’ll! The pork chops may be simply seasoned, but they are so flavorful when paired with the sweet and slightly tangy apple...

Chicken and Dumplings

You may not think of Thanksgiving when you think of Chicken and Dumplings, but I do. There have been a few Thanksgivings in the past where it’s just been me and my husband. Instead of fixing a giant dinner for just the two of us, I opted to...

November Art Challenge: Pie

I’m not a real big dessert person, but I do like a treat now and then. When Thanksgiving rolls around, I always look forward to one of my favorite fall treats, pumpkin pie. Grandma used to make the best pumpkin pie too. It had a nut crust...

Wicked Things Spell Book Cake

Halloween is almost upon us so I figured it was time to make another creepy cake to eat. This is probably one of my most favorite things to do during October. Some folks do pumpkin carving, but me, I look forward to creepy cake making. I mean,...

Halloween Skull Shawl

For the past several years, on Halloween, it seems like it’s usually cold and either raining or it’s still wet outside from a previous rain. So, this year, I thought I would make a super cute Halloween Skull Shawl to help keep me warm...

Halloween Broomstick Pencils

Okay, so I have a secret to share, I totally dig kooky pens and pencils. Doesn’t matter if it was a present, a freebie giveaway or just one I bought, it’s just something I like collecting. My favorites, I tuck safely into my desk...

October Art Challenge: Classic Horror Character

Eek! Halloween is almost here ya’ll! Time to pull out all the Halloween decorations, get the candy bowl filled full of treats and last but not least, grab a bowl of popcorn and cue up the scary movies for a fun-filled fright night. With...