• Books,  Reviews

    Of Manners and Murder

    Well, now, that was just delightful! It's like a murder in Bridgerton being solved by Enola Holmes...fancy dinners, beautiful people, and murder.

  • Books,  Reviews

    Blackwater Falls

    I really wanted to like this book, but ultimately, it fell short of the mark for me. The author did a few things very well. However, this book was just not for me.

  • Crochet,  Crochet Patterns

    Cora Throw

    Featuring posts, puffs, and third loop stitches, the only time you'll want to put your hook down while making this beauty is to run your hands over all that texture!

  • Crochet

    Gifts for Crocheters

    The holiday season is upon us and I can't tell you how often people ask me, "What should I get for my friend/family member who crochets?" So I thought I would take a minute to make a list of my favorite things and share them here with you!

  • Books,  Reviews

    The Christmas Wish

    I was led to believe that this was a holiday romcom, but this marketing is a bit misleading. It has romance, yes, and it had a lot of humorous lines and situations, but the focus of the story wasn’t romance so much as it was about family dynamics and understanding that people aren’t always as together as they seem.

  • Crochet,  Crochet Patterns

    Harmony Throw CAL Part 10

    If you're reading this post, then that means you're ready to start Part 10 of the Harmony Throw CAL.... It's the home stretch now, so I'm going to help you out with some meditative crochet that will leave you with TONS of texture!

  • Books,  Books, WIPs, + Sips,  Reviews

    Spells for Forgetting

    Spells for Forgetting by Adrienne YoungPublished by: Delacorte PressPublish Date: 2022Genre(s): Fiction, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense, Magical RealismHB&W Rating: 4View on GoodreadsBuy on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Book Depository Synopsis Emery Blackwood’s life changed forever the night her best friend was found dead and the love of her life, August Salt, was accused of murdering her. Years later, she is doing what her teenage self swore she never would: living a quiet existence on the misty, remote shores of Saoirse Island and running the family’s business, Blackwood’s Tea Shoppe Herbal Tonics & Tea Leaf Readings.  But when the island, rooted in folklore and magic, begins to show signs of strange happenings,…

  • Books,  Reviews

    The Ways We Hide

    Weaving more than just WW2 history into the story, this story about friendship, love, loyalty, and overcoming fear connects several different historical events in a thoughtful way, breaking your heart and putting it back together again as if by magic.