A Chance to Win…

I don’t know exactly what it is about late spring and early summer, but I always decide I need to knit a few washcloths. When I found myself finished with all but one major project this week and the one project I had was not super travel friendly and my kids wanted to hit a […]

Read More

For When You Need A Little Something Extra

This is the time of year when we start to think about and stock up on stocking stuffers. Not necessarily actually destined for stockings, these are little extras that you can pop into a package when you do a swap with a friend or can round out a secret santa situation or maybe just help […]

Read More

Enjoying the Sunshine & Finding Peace

We had a beautiful weekend this past weekend. It was pushing 70°F both Saturday and Sunday and with rain a a cool down headed our way this week, it was the perfect time to clean up the yard. On Saturday, we worked. I cleaned out gutters while the kids raked leaves. I tend to rate […]

Read More

Like a Freight Train

Life truly does keep moving on and on… like a freight train. Doesn’t it? And now we’re so deeply entrenched in the “must soak up as much sun and nice weather as possible” mode that being inside during the day for stretches of time beyond school & rainy days is a rarity. The crispness of […]

Read More

In Review: Knitter’s Pride Royale Needle Set

I’ve tried my share of interchangeable needle sets and yet I am always excited to try a new set. I just love how each different kind of needle has a unique feel in my hands as well as different lengths, tips, etc. And while it’s true that any type of knitting needles will get the […]

Read More

In Review: Knitter’s Pride Knit Blockers

I have a confession to make today. I am an impatient blocker. In fact, I may be the impatient blocker. Like swatching though, blocking is one of those necessary evils for creating beautiful handknits. Sure, I block my knitted items, but I will do anything to make the blocking process go as quickly as possible.  […]

Read More