It’s Clown Hair!

Chatter, Craft Chatter, Crafts

Really, what else can you even call that??? The best part is that it didn’t get dyed in that stripe pattern, that happened as I rinsed it. It was dyed in clusters of color. I’ve had my dye pot going constantly for the last few weeks. I pretty much start a batch in the evening, […]

October 18, 2018

Easy Pineapple Bacon Dip- Savory and Sweet


I’m pretty sure I’ve mentioned before that my family (especially my son and I) eat a LOT of dips. We frequently will have some variety of dip for lunch with chips and veggies or fruit. I always just pull something together and have a pretty good system for always making something pretty good. Recently we […]

October 16, 2017

Tunisian CAL- Purl Stitch Tutorial


Good Morning! If you’re following along in the CAL it is now time for Block E- the Tunisian Purl stitch! As always I did a video to teach you the stitch. I had some issues with my camera, an update means that it zooms in and centers AFTER you hit record, and it seems to […]

October 10, 2017

Weekly Workbasket- October 8

Weekly Workbasket

I’ve had a blend of a productive and lazy week. Some days I got barely anything done, some days I was like a machine. I have several projects that are really coming along.  As you can see my Euphoria Cardi is becoming wearable! It has armholes! I still have quite a ways to go, but […]

October 8, 2017

Zen Mug Cozy

Craft Projects, Free Patterns

October! While I write this it is freshly October. It feels like October, it smells like October, there are pumpkins everywhere (and Christmas Decorations at the stores! BUT let’s not get me started on that.) By the time is post is live and you are reading it I bet it will be 80 degrees again, […]

October 6, 2017

Hygge Hat

Craft Projects, Free Patterns

A few weeks ago I had the idea for a thick and quick to make cozy winter hat. Something that was easy and fairly mindless and you could just create a stack for by the front door. “Oh! It got so cold outside! Take a hat!” Or that could be made for the homeless with […]

October 4, 2017

October/November ’92 Wrap-Up

Issue Wrap Up

Well, I’ve done it, I’ve finished the first issue! There were a few more things I could have done, and I do hope to do them for future issues, but sadly that issue left me a bit underwhelmed. I was stuck in a tight spot because to push it farther would leave the blog a […]

November 1, 2016