Author Archives: CraftySummer

About CraftySummer

I am an avid crafter living in New York City in the Harlem area just above the park. I love to knit, write, cook, draw, and in general create things --- and of course I enjoy documenting them in my blog :D Everything that appears on my blog has been written, photographed, knit, or otherwise created by me. Please do not reproduce or repost anything from this blog without my written permission. Thank you.

Spinach Quiche Recipe

Spinach Quiche Recipe Ingredients: 1 pre-made piecrust, or crust recipe of choice 10oz package frozen spinach 1 to 2 tablespoons minced garlic ½ cup cheddar cheese (or cheese of choice) 6 eggs 1 cup milk (I use whole) Salt and … Continue reading

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Bacon Swiss Quiche with Caramelized Onions

Because I will be having my first child soon (only about 11 more weeks to go!), I have decided to make as many freezable meals as possible, so that I don’t have to worry about cooking for a few weeks … Continue reading

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Sausage and Veggie Rolls

I accidentally bought sausage meat instead of sausage links from freshdirect recently. In a quest to figure out what to do with it, I ended up creating this recipe. Its loosely based it on the best parts of a few … Continue reading

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Stuff I knit so far in 2012

I know I haven’t posted in forever, but I have actually been knitting. Some of the items were gifts, so I didn’t want to reveal them until they made it to their respective owners. There is an additional scarf that … Continue reading

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Killing it on nanowrimo

Broke 8k words on the third day in! I am loving my story and my setting and my characters and things are kind of coming together. I love November. I have to work on Fridays so I imagine I will … Continue reading

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Nanowrimo, how i adore thee

So November is here and with it comes nanowrimo of course. And its the time of year when I write lots of crap that I don’t just immediately delete. I’ll leave deleting ALL of it for editing day 😉 5k … Continue reading

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Love this poem

SYMPATHY I know what the caged bird feels, alas! When the sun is bright on the upland slopes; When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, And the river flows like a stream of glass; When the first bird … Continue reading

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