Somehow, I blinked and it’s November.
Which means that I’ll blink again and it’ll be Christmas.
Which means that I need to get cracking on some of my handmade Christmas gifts that I’m planning for teachers and loved ones. Continue reading Chunky moss stitch cowl
It’s ridiculous how fast these baby booties are to make. I had some down time in bed this weekend, recovering yet again from strep throat, which seems to hit me anytime I’m fatigued or run down at all. The trouble is, I can’t just sit in bed and do nothing. (Anyone else like this, too?) That’s when I grabbed a few ends of some yarn … Continue reading Quick and Easy Baby Booties
Two years ago next month, I started my first cable knitting project: a baby blanket for no one in particular. I just wanted practice doing cables, and this blanket definitely fit the bill. With a seed stitch border, it knits up squishy and soft in Hobby Lobby’s “I Love This Yarn.” It was one of those projects that I kept on the back burner and … Continue reading Reversible cable baby blanket
You guys, the chaos. It’s getting the better of me today. The baby is teething. The toddler is potty training. The older boys are resisting school and anything resembling work with every fiber of their beings, and it’s pouring rain so I can’t just send them outside to play. And I am feeling my grip slipping. It is hard to do homeschool on days like this. It … Continue reading Leaning in
One of my creative outlets is painting. I created this print as a reminder to be your authentic self every day. Flaws and all, the world needs you to be brave, be real, be YOU. It’s available for purchase in my Etsy shop, and I’ll be adding new prints to it throughout the coming year. Continue reading Today you will shine
Knitting is therapy for me. The rhythmic moving of the needles, the counting of the stitches, the feeling of accomplishment once an item is completed. I just love it. Continue reading Baby sweaters