Happy Birthday to You! So, as many of my readers know, I do craft for family members for Birthdays, Christmas and just because I feel like it sometimes. I do try to rotate around who gets knit items as I can’t do them for everyone for every year! My Mom and Husband both tend to… Continue reading Happy Birthday Mom! (FO Pics)
As an Engineer, I am supposed to be good at math. Alas, that was never really the case. I struggled to get through it and always had difficulty when I couldn’t picture what was going on. Enter yarn math. Something practical that I can apply some really basic and easy math to! The Problem: Design… Continue reading Yarn Math
Last week we arrived at the boat for our vacation and the first morning my husband pulls out his book and looked a little distressed. Turns out that he forgot to bring a bookmark. Yarny wife to the rescue! I pull out my hook roll that I packed (with only a few select tools as… Continue reading Crochet to the Rescue! (Free Bookmark Pattern)
As the Olympic Games are drawing to a close, I stopped to reflect upon how it showcases the various sports involved. While I was not able to watch as much as I liked as I was out of touch with reality (camping) for a week of it, I was still determined to watch the Equestrian… Continue reading The Olympics
So this blog post has been marinating in my draft folder for a while as it is a really tough question to give a simple answer. Breaking it down simply is that I love to make things from practically nothing. I love the process of planning the project, considering my options and deciding ultimately on… Continue reading Why do you Craft?