The Spotted Lamb

The Spotted Lamb Navigating motherhood and military life one stitch at a time. Ultimately, my goal is to connect with others in cyber land through my sewing, some of my thoughts translated into words, and hopefully a few laughs.

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Pretzel Pillows

Jan 16, 2013
Pretzel Pillows

My husband is obsessed with those terrible frozen soft pretzels you find at the grocery store.  You kno

Jammies!

Jan 10, 2013
Jammies!

I think I mentioned that one of my 2013 sewing resolutions is to learn how to make (simple) clothes!?  Well, I have been very anxious to get going, and wanted to share with you my first attempt at making pajamas! :)

A Year of Sewing in Review

Jan 2, 2013
A Year of Sewing in Review

2012 was quite a busy year!  And what I find most interesting, as I look back at my sewing projects over the last 365 days, is that a large majority of my time was spent sewing key fobs rather than quilts...I made nearly 400 key fobs in 2012!  Crazy!?  I have enjoyed every moment...

Recipe: Shortcut spiced tiramisu

Dec 21, 2012
Recipe: Shortcut spiced tiramisu

Tiramisu....I am not a big fan of this dessert -- to me it is, well....forgettable?  The handful of times I have tried it was a direct result of their being nothing else available on the dessert menu -- and by nothing else, I really mean nothing else with Chocolate :)  Each time I dove...

Ooo La La!

Dec 13, 2012
Ooo La La!

This past weekend, a friend and I drove to a holiday boutique craft fair -- we intended it to just be a girls' day out, a chance to get away from the kids for a few hours and recharge....we had no intentions of buying anything....that was until we walked in the door :)  Some...

Unhook The Stars Quilt Is Done!

Dec 9, 2012
Unhook The Stars Quilt Is Done!

I finally finished it! I coul

Recipe: Lemony chicken and rice soup

Dec 5, 2012
Recipe: Lemony chicken and rice soup

The ultimate comfort food, Chicken and Rice Soup, takes on a flavorful citrus twist in this AMAZING recipe I

Can Of Worms…

Nov 13, 2012
Can Of Worms…

Last night I got a wild hair.  And as a result have opened, what I think is going to be, a HUGE can of worms :)  I finally decided to take the plunge....I made a dress for my daughter!  I've always dreamed of being able to sew her (and my) wardrobe from top to...

Veterans’ Day Sale!

Nov 10, 2012
Veterans’ Day Sale!

THE SPOTTED LAMB'S VETERANS' DAY SALE BEGINS NOW!  NOW UNTIL NOVEMBER 14TH ALL QUILTS ARE 15-50% OFF!!  *No Code Required -- Current Prices Reflect Veterans' Day Discount*SHOP SALE NOW

Great News!

Nov 9, 2012

I guess the word about my Slim Potato Casserole is beginning to get out!  I was approached by an editor at AllFreeCasseroleRecipes.com who wanted to include my recipe as part of their collection!  You can see my recipe by clicking