• 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

    Christmas Flower Ornament

    Christmas is only 6 months away.... Many of us makers, especially those of us who sell seasonal items, need to get started on them super early. Enter the Christmas in July Holiday Décor Blog Hop hosted by Claire of E'Claire Makery!

  • Crafts + DIYs,  Crochet,  Life

    Crochet Classroom Valentines

    With the holidays over and the decorations coming down, and all the retailers trotting out their Valentine's Day wares, I wanted to share a cute, quick, and easy craft you can do for your child's class room Valentine exchange.

  • Crafts + DIYs,  Life

    Letters From Santa

    Wow! What a month! Since posting my free Fir Tree Washcloth pattern last month, I’ve been busy focusing on market prep and holidays and more importantly, spending time with my family.  That’s what it is all about, after all! The other day, I posted a picture of my Christmas tree on Instagram and talked about our yearly ornament tradition.  We have several traditions, as I’m sure all of you do too, and since I have two little kids, one of our traditions is letters to Santa, and of course, receiving a reply! In the past, I have typically had them write their letters, then used the USPS North Pole Postmark service…

  • Crochet,  Crochet Patterns

    Fir Tree Washcloth

    With the start of this month, many are already thinking of gifts for the upcoming holiday season, and if you're a maker, then this is probably a busy time of year for you. So I'm here to help with a quick make that is a great gift for those last-minute giving situations.