Good Morning- Due to recent life complications, I'm taking a break from blogging. I hope to resume in the spring. Follow me on Instagram @MrsMcD918 Thanks!
I read over 60 books in 2019 (picture before the end of the year). By read, I mean I either actually read them or listened to the audio version (which I count as a book read). Here are my favorites of 2019. Biggest Surprise to Me: I have no idea why, but I resisted reading … Continue reading Books of 2019
I finished it!! Actually, I should be more embarrassed than proud as I started this in June. This happens with me. I get near the finish line and lose all steam. I used Thanksgiving as motivation to finish it. This is a free pattern from Lion Brand and I used the video tutorial from Very … Continue reading Cropped Raglan Cardigan
Miss Mary requested a new winter hat...an orange hat. She's learning to spell and orange is now one of her favorite words. Luckily I had some FibraNatura Inca in Coral in my stash and she liked the color. From Ravelry, I found a cute free pattern- Pop Top Hot by YaYa Lovestoknit. I underestimated my … Continue reading Pop Top Hat
One podcast I LOVE is Grocery Girls. I love watching them show their newest purchases, WIPs and FOs. Recently, they announced a knitalong- Knitterella knitalong. I love the Party of Five sweater and was happy to see a free pattern for a Party of Five hat. I cast on November 12th and finished today November … Continue reading Party of Five Hat
When we moved in 6 years ago, we made what had been a formal living room into a play room. We painted it a bright yellow, put up lots of cute decals and had toys spilling every where. It served us well. Now though, the kids are older, the room looked beat up and they … Continue reading Playroom Makeover
I took a break from my crochet shrug to make a baby shower gift. This shower kind of snuck up on me, so I was pressed for time. I opted to make a free pattern called Quick Oats and use Knit Picks Brava Bulky. Quick it was! I used two buttons that I had purchased … Continue reading Tiny Sweater