Category Archives: Knitting/Crochet

busy hands

I always like to have my hands busy.  It’s comforting to me.  Whether it be typing on the computer, holding/clicking my camera, drawing with ink, pencil or paint brush.  I am constantly clicking my pen at work too.  I am … Continue reading

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Month of Me: Keeping warm

Kind of a silly thing to say, being that I live in one of the warmest places in the country. In my defense, I’m getting a little too acclimated to extreme summer heat which there by makes me a big … Continue reading

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Little hats for little guys

  I made these hats for my guys in only a couple of hours.  I think I may need to make them a little longer so that they fold up.  They are for when we go up the mountain with … Continue reading

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More washcloths and another bag

These washcloths went to Kelli for her Mozambique Goodwill packets that will be going out to lots of little youngsters in Africa. One is for her (rainbow sherbert) and the other went into the packet of goodies that my Super-E … Continue reading

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Crocheted Washcloths and Zucchini Bread

I’ve been messing around with some different crochet stitches and thought I’d make little washcloths to see what they look like. They are made from cotton yarn of course. The first stitch (grn,wht, blue) is called the “up and down … Continue reading

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April is the longest month

Is this month over yet? I desperately need to get some fabric, thread and some other craft supplies. Only a few more days right? I can make it. Remind me to not announce to my husband that I am using … Continue reading

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Finished Blue Scarf

    Yes, it’s the little blue scarf AGAIN. I finally finished it! Well, it’s actually been done for a few weeks, I just finally had time to post it. I am actually pretty pleased with how it turned out. … Continue reading

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Okay, I have not totally forgotten about learning to knit. I think about it all the time. I yearningly look at my sad half finished little scarf everyday. The problem? Two kids, no time, yarn issues. I know, excuses, excuses, … Continue reading

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B-day presents

I had a wonderful 34th birthday. It was quiet and simple but very nice. My thoughtful hubby took me out to dinner with the two little guys and I ate a few very delicious avocado spring roll appetizers and a … Continue reading

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A few things….

I’ve been pretty busy lately. Besides finally fighting off a cold and cough that I’ve had for the last week (my little guy has been dealing with it too) I’ve been cleaning out the closets like crazy! We are planning … Continue reading

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