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

Open for Business.

I took the plunge today and started my shop on my website. This is an exciting step for me. I'm able to offer discounts and sales more easily than anywhere else. Right now there's only a few items listed. I've got two book series listed for sale and a few crochet patterns which can be … Continue reading Open for Business.

New Crochet Patterns Published and a Free Short Story

It's been a busy weekend.  Saturday was errands and shopping.  Sunday was food prep (though there will more of that today).  Today I've been working on publishing some of my crochet patterns.  I had lost one of the patterns for my Coverall Bibs and last night I found it!  I had actually hand written it … Continue reading New Crochet Patterns Published and a Free Short Story

New Crochet Patterns

 I've published three new crochet patterns.  A Set of Squares is a hat, infinity scarf and wristers.  Squares done three ways to create a love set including a hat, scarf and wristers.  The large pattern provides warmth in the winter.  Featuring a square repeat, this set provides style.  Easy to make from the soft, large … Continue reading New Crochet Patterns

Wayfarer Home and other news

Wayfarer Home is now available on Amazon and Smashwords.  This is the next installment of Adara and Decker's story.  Here is a brief synopsis of the story:Building a new society, Adara struggles with all the responsibilities on her shoulders.  An uncomfortable ship, seven months pregnant and a saboteur create an intolerable situation.  Teamwork and drawing … Continue reading Wayfarer Home and other news

Progress!

Seven crochet patterns have been published!  I'm thrilled to have finally had time to get them out.  These have been on my todo list for quite some time. I was off work yesterday and was going to do it then but I've got upper respiratory crud on top of my gout flaring.  I slept most … Continue reading Progress!

Vacation!

Ken, Vicki and I took vacation to go to Florida for one of Vicki's conferences.  On the way we stopped to see Virginia and Stephanie.  It was good to see them and have time with them.  When we were with them we kept it low key and hung out at their house.  We grilled out, … Continue reading Vacation!

New Crochet Patterns Published

I've been busy crocheting and reading.  Vicki asked me for new dishtowels.  This is a great opportunity for me to try out different stitch sequences.  In doing this, I created two new dishtowel patterns.  Doubled Up Dishtowel and Drop Stitch Dishtowel both offer a different style.  I like them both and think Vicki liked the … Continue reading New Crochet Patterns Published