Akram's Ideas

The Taste of Fall in a Cake – Cranberry Apple Pumpkin Pecan

Indulge in the rich taste of fall with this recipe for Cranberry Apple Pumpkin Pecan Cake topped with Maple Frosting.

On the Sewing Table – Autumn 2017 Sewing Plans

A look at what's "On the Sewing Table" my autumn 2017 sewing plans, that includes a vintage swing coat and a sci-fi Blade Runner Halloween costume.

Sew ‘N’ Tell – What I made for Summer 2017

Summer 2017 Sew 'N' Tell review of all my recent summer sewing makes and what did and did not get completed.

Weeknight Quickie Bake : Apple Panini Sandwiches

Apple Panini Sandwiches, a quick Bake recipe a healthy weeknight dinner featuring apples, cheddar cheese and a honey dijon mustard and mayo sauce. A gourmet dinner in a few easy steps.

Vintage Pattern Haul, a Jackpot Find

Sharing a few of my favorite vintage patterns I picked up in my latest vintage pattern haul.