New Crochet Patterns!

There are six new crochet patterns available on Amazon and Smashwords.  They will be available more places in a couple of days.  These have been done patterns but I just haven't had time to go through all the steps for publishing.  I hope you like them.   Thread BookmarksNeed a small gift? Looking for items … Continue reading New Crochet Patterns!

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

Publishing Crochet Patterns

My day yesterday did not go as planned.  This is not a surprise to me - rarely do my days go as planned.  But last night I was kicking myself for taking a nap instead of getting things done.  Vicki went to bed early and I opted to work on the computer. This meant the … Continue reading Publishing Crochet Patterns

Projects – Done and To Do

This week I've finished the scarves and the afghan for my student workers' graduation gifts.  I've given one gift which is why I'm posting the two pictures.  For the afghan, I need to take pictures.  I plan to publish four of the scarf patterns and the afghan pattern.  This adds to my list of crochet … Continue reading Projects – Done and To Do

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

Crochet Projects

Last weekend when I was down by Vicki, I worked on crocheting things for her.  She has these pieces but I thought I'd show some of the pics I took of them.  She got a couple of dish towels.  One is pink, peach, yellow, and white.  The other is green, purple and white.  I love … Continue reading Crochet Projects

Chronic Pain

It's been a rough week.  I've had higher pain levels and less motivation for a week.  I'm still struggling with pain but I can't let that stop me from moving forward with things that need to get done. The good thing about a rough week - I listened to a number of audio books while … Continue reading Chronic Pain

Alone at last!

Ken went off to visit the girls and I'm just back from dropping him at the airport.  I get to be home alone for the next week!  I am very excited about this as I plan to WRITE until my fingers fall off. I sent Ken with goodies for the girls.  I've been crocheting for … Continue reading Alone at last!

Down for a Day

At 2:30 Tuesday morning I woke up with pain in my foot.  I knew it was gout pain.  I figured I'll get more sleep and feel better in the morning.  I didn't sleep the rest of the night.  I got up at 7:00 thinking I gotta go to work.  Now if I'm going to work I … Continue reading Down for a Day

What I did over spring break….

This is of course the variation on what I did over the summer.  I didn't even wait for the actual spring break to start.  Friday the week before I left work at 10:30 and headed for home.  Alex met me at my house and I finished getting packed.  He loaded the van.  We hit the … Continue reading What I did over spring break….