This year I am participating in the Holiday Stashdown CAL is the fifth and final crochet along of 2022 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. We’ve brought together 22 of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns for winter holiday gifts, decorations, gift wrap, and more! Join us to make wonderful projects, chatContinue reading “Holiday Stashdown CAL”
As I was organizing my Christmas patterns, I found this…. It will be my project to work on this Christmas break. I bought three skeins of Lion Brand Heartland… Happy Holidays!!! Enjoy!
Every Christmas my Grandma Buttke would make a variety of cookies. These were my favorite… Chewy chocolate peanut butter chip cookies. Every year, I enjoy making them for the Holidays. This year, making some in the classic version and then the rest with some… just for fun with some finely chopped cashews… Voilà!Continue reading “Sharing a Family Classic”
As promised, I wrote up the patterns last night, took pictures this morning and here we are…. Her Cowl is made with 2 skeins of LionBrand Wool Ease Thick and Quick, Metallic, Constellation, It is a quick and easy Tunisian pattern that works up in a few hours. His Cowl is made with 1 skeinContinue reading “His and Her Cowls”
This morning, before going to work, I crocheted this little angel…. It is Angel 16 from the Big Book of Thread Ornaments from Leisure Arts. I enjoy making these angels. They are made in one piece, they work up quick and seem easy… Angel 27 I am also working on some of the other AngelsContinue reading “Angels, bits and pieces”
I found this on the shelf at the library just waiting for me. We just had our first snowfall of the year. So it is time to start some Christmas or Holiday Crochet and this book …contains lots of goodies! Snowflakes are fun but let’s take a look inside.. How about some photo frames…Continue reading “It is time”
Today, Orla turned 3 years old, and she is wonderful. She is such a joy even when she is being as naughty as she can be. Kevin turned 40 ten days ago, and he stressed about it a year ago, now he is fine with it. I hope everyone had a very joyous holiday season.Continue reading “Birthdays and Butterflies”