Crocheting for Sanity (or as close as I can get to sanity)

I've finished a scarf for one gift.  Last night I worked on the edging for a fleece blanket for the mother of a friend.  Vicki told me her favorite scarf was ratty so I told her to hit her stash to find yarn for another one.  I started that last night.At work, I meet up … Continue reading Crocheting for Sanity (or as close as I can get to sanity)

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

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!

Collection of Four Scarves – Goodreads Giveaway!

I'm a crochet nut.  It is one of my favorite relaxing things to do.  In the last year or so, I've combined my love of crocheting with my love of writing and have published a number of projects.  In one book - I've gathered up four patterns for scarves.  I'm giving away three copies of … Continue reading Collection of Four Scarves – Goodreads Giveaway!

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!

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….

Crocheting

I have been crocheting a lot lately mostly because people ask me for stuff and I’m stressed.  Crocheting takes me to a different place.  One of the hardest things when crocheting for others is working with the colors they pick.  I LOVE bright and fun colors.  They are cheerful.  But when someone says can you … Continue reading Crocheting