I started the week off watching the latest episode of Downton Abbey and working on my cowl. Finally found the mustard yellow I’ve been wanting for months, and I love it! This is Big Twist Chunky wool blend from Joann Fabric, and I see it’s still on sale….may have to go grab several more skeins. I […]
Anyone else still having trouble settling into this new year? Seems like we’ve been going from one appointment to another for the last two weeks, and we’re just getting started. There’s the dentist, the allergist, the pulmonologist, and I’m getting ready to add the optometrist. I haven’t seen the sun in what feels like forever, […]
I think this is one of the biggest projects I’ve worked on, and I’m shocked but impressed with how fast I’ve been knitting lately. Maybe its the rows and rows of garter stitch. Getting ready to start the last color change, knit 40 rows, weave in lots of loose ends, and I’ll be done with […]
I’m finally knitting again and it’s something new! Can’t tell you what it is because it’s a secret… but I can say it’s a very easy and relaxing knit. Are you working on any handmade projects? Joining Frontier Dreams and Small Things.
I thought it would be fun to try making our own sensory toys. I spent less than $10 at dollar general on all of the items pictured below. We used a bag of rice, pack of balloons, small bag of sand, flat and round shaped marbles, fake grapes, and tiny containers. We took all of […]
I had a few projects on my needles this week. First: this pretty yarn in the top photo from Frolocking Feet in the Coneflower colorway.that I purchased last May. I’m not loving this yarn for a cowl like I had originally planned… so I’ll probably end up ripping it and knitting a simple shawl (I […]