~Canadian Christmas Blog Hop~

Canadian Christmas Blog Hop

It's so fun being part of this Canadian Christmas Blog Hop, with my fellow Canadian Quilt Pattern Designers ~ Thanks Cheryl for putting it together for us!

Hi! My name is Benita Skinner. I've designed Victoriana Quilt Designs quilt patterns, which are available exclusively online, for 10 years. I now have over 100 designs!
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Crazy Quilt Father Christmas Quilt Pattern

Crazy Quilt Father Christmas

Celebrating Christmas with handmade ornaments and making my special Domino bars for my family has always made me happy!

I have both to share with you today...

~String Stocking Ornament~

Request the free String Stocking Ornament Pattern and Template here


~Domino Bars~

Domino Bars

Layer #1

Melt 2 squares semi-sweet chocolate over hot water.
Combine with ½ cup softened butter, 2 tbsp sugar, 1 tsp vanilla & 1 egg. Mix well.
Add ½ cup graham wafer crumbs & 1 cup coconut. Mix well.
Press into a 9" square pan. Chill.
[Note: You can substitute ¼ cup sugar & ¼ cup cocoa for chocolate & sugar.]

Layer #2

Combine 2 tbsp custard powder (or instant vanilla pudding) with 3 tbsp milk. Add ¼ cup softened butter.
Beat in 2 cups icing sugar until smooth.
Spread over base. Chill 15 minutes.

Layer #3

Melt 4 squares semi-sweet chocolate with 1 tbsp butter over hot water.
Spread over custard layer. Chill.

Cut into bars.
Store in refrigerator.
Makes about 2 dozen bars.



Be sure to visit all of these Canadian Quilt Designers for their Christmas project & recipe!

October 16th Dougal Walker
October 23rd Daphne Greig
October 30th Benita Skinner ~>That's Me!
November 6th Kathy K Wylie
November 13th Maria Hrabovsky
November 20th Jean Boyd
November 27th Susan Purney-Mark
December 4th Sue Jensen
December 11th Cheryl Wall

I hope you are enjoying the hop!


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