Quick & Easy Throws

As I make gifts, I usually write my own patterns.  These throws were made for gifts for student workers and for one of my daughters. All four of these I crocheted in under 12 hours.  They work up quickly because you use a large hook and the yarn is so thick.  More than that, they are … Continue reading Quick & Easy Throws

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

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