Getting a Project Started

Recently I pulled out a bag of yarn and said, I'm going to use up all of these cakes. I only had one skein or cake of each color. This limits what I can make from these as they were each multi-colored. Combining the colors was not really an option. I decided I was going … Continue reading Getting a Project Started

What to do with my weekend?

Is it the weekend yet?  This week feels like it has dragged on and on - maybe because of the two snow storms.  In my head, I'm starting my weekend to do list.  I have a list of projects to work on for publishing, crochet projects (gifts to get done soon), and household stuff to … Continue reading What to do with my weekend?

Mother’s Day

It's mother's day and all my kids are out of state.  I'm okay with that.  For one thing, they were home last weekend. Yesterday Ken and I went to a yarn shop Vicki discovered.  It was an interesting experience in that I was lucky to be able to get in the store.  There was a … Continue reading Mother’s Day

Easy Trivet Crochet Pattern

Last night I spent a bit of time working on a revamp of a pattern Vicki liked and I hated.  She likes the way it looks and I hated the pattern.  The end result - a new pattern written.  Ironically, I was all I don't want a new phone.  I don't need a smart phone … Continue reading Easy Trivet Crochet Pattern