Most of my time is spent crocheting! I have tried other crafty endeavors such as needle felting, wet felting, spinning, knitting, cross-stitch, needlepoint, tye-dyeing thread and embroidery. I also love buying yarn acquiring a mega stash, a sable (Stash Acquired Beyond Life Expectancy) of stash along with so many design ideas, I stick to crochet!Continue reading “Happy Valentine’s Day”
Gearing up for a weekend of Crochet, and thinking about trying this… tube Crochet with my own little twist. I am inspired by designer, Claudette Squazzini, she writes, alternate colors creatively as the mood strikes you, changing colors in the middle of a round or at the end. That sounds like so much fun!Continue reading “Weekend Crochet- Tubular”
After a long weekend of puppy (Hannah the Handful) and dog (Igor) sitting for my dad, we had to take a day off. We made a cake from scratch… It is this recipe, and we added raspberry spread between the layers then finished it off with a lemon glaze, all Orla’s idea. It isContinue reading “Day Off”
After watching game 2 of the Stanley Cup, (Go Blackhawks!) Saturday night, I started my first scrumble. I am finding that sometimes it is best to work for a time and then stop. Set it down let your mind tinker a bit or go to bed at a reasonable time instead of working into weariness.Continue reading “First Scrumble”
Well the gnome home is finished… Now for the final tidbits… Enjoy!