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A Crafty, Restful Weekend

Good morning friends!  It's another Monday.  Last week wasn't great, and this whole month has been blah in general - I will blame it on winter.  The blah week culminated in my pulling my back on Friday - ARGH.  I always find it hilarious that I never pull my back while exercising, but it always happens… Continue reading A Crafty, Restful Weekend

Crafting From My Stash · crochet · Life · Mindfulness

On Accepting Imperfections

Good morning friends! Almost done with January.  Almost there, almost there...I started off last week feeling really focused, but ended it feeling very self-critical.  Add generous dashes of glumness and heaping servings of anxiety and rumination. I spent the weekend trying to center myself and mentally prep for the busy week ahead of me. Yoga… Continue reading On Accepting Imperfections

Crafting From My Stash · crafts · Knitting · Subscription box review

Knit-Wise Review: Chunky Mittens

Good morning friends! I was clearing out my craft space last week and noticed some kits from Knit-Wise that I wanted to try. I subscribed to Knit-Wise back in 2015/2016 and had really enjoyed the projects I'd received; but I had too many craft subscriptions going at the time and it wasn't sustainable! I decided… Continue reading Knit-Wise Review: Chunky Mittens

Crafting From My Stash · Knitting · Life · Weekend Makes

Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

Hi friends! At least it's the middle of January now.  Ergh, January.  I first saw this cartoon a couple of years ago, but this sums up how I move through the month pretty well: We had a couple of days last week where the weather was sunny and in the 70s - I felt great!… Continue reading Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS