Tag Archives: knitting

Weekly Chat: March 5, 2021

I hadn’t planned a chat so quickly into March… but, since watching Kate on The Homely House all day… “spinning” has creeped back into my “want to do” list again. So, I’m thinking… if you really want to do something, … Continue reading

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Family Stories: My Favorite Posts of 2020

Family Stories: My Favorite Posts of 2020 It’s always fun to review your writings for the past year… and I certainly started off strong in 2020, with my very first post of Knitting FAAT Socks, which I had every intention … Continue reading

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15 Days… Stop the Spread: Life has Changed… Day 11

15 Days… Stop the Spread: Life has Changed… Day 11 Thank You Truckers! The past day or so I’ve seen several photos on Facebook of meat cases full and photos of almost full shelves of toilet paper. The truckers have … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Knitting FAAT Socks

Craft Junkie: Knitting FAAT Socks (FAAT…. Four (socks) at a Time) Is your first question… why would you do that… or even want to? Well, anyone that really knows me, knows I like to challenge myself, even if it makes … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 49 (Dec.2 – Dec. 8 ): CRAFT

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 49 (Dec.2 – Dec. 8 ): CRAFT I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that was… writing, … Continue reading

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2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 42 (Oct. 14 – Oct. 20): Adventure

2019: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks – Week 42 (Oct. 14 – Oct. 20): Adventure I “first” joined Amy Johnson Crow’s 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks on its “first” year in 2014… and what a whirlwind year that was… writing, editing and researching daily for 365 … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Flip Top Mittens

Craft Junkie “Flip Top Mittens” My last knitting project of 2018 was a request from granddaughter McKinley… and when a granddaughter asks for a specific item… You make it! It seems a friend in school has a pair and she … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Christmas Ornaments

Craft Junkie: Christmas Ornaments For as long as I can remember, I’ve made new felt Christmas ornaments every year after discovering them in a Woman’s World magazine. I first began making them to sell at craft shows… even family sold … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Thrum Mittens

Craft Junkie “Thrum Mittens”   Are you already saying… what are thrums? Well, so did I when I first picked up a pair of squishy mittens in a Vermont knitting store last fall. As I stood there puzzled, the owner … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Knitting Socks

I’m a Craft Junkie Knitting Socks I have wanted to knit a pair of socks for the longest… and I have procrastinated in doing so as it most definitely intimidated me! But no more… as I have finally conquered those fears! … Continue reading

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