Hello friends! I don't know about you all, but it's been a crazy week. I love my job and my projects, but often in consulting, everything just kind of falls on your desk at once and it's hard to balance everything sometimes. So anyway. Thank you all so much for your encouraging comments on my… Continue reading A Rambling Crafty Update
Happy Tuesday friends! I hope you all had a great weekend. It's amazing how much my mood has lifted since spring has arrived! We took several walks this weekend. I tried to get a picture of Apollo posing regally in the bluebonnets, but he did not want to participate. The best I could get was… Continue reading Craft Fails
Hi friends! I wanted to show the baby blanket that I recently finished! The sprig stitch is made using double crochet stitches (treble crochet in UK terms). It is a pretty stitch to use if you're wanting to experiment and try something different. I was inspired to use this stitch after watching a video tutorial… Continue reading Sprig Stitch Crochet Baby Blanket
Hi friends! Hope you had a nice weekend. Ours was great - it was warm and sunny. We spent a decent amount of time outside - walked on South Congress Saturday afternoon and at a park Sunday. I hadn't been back to South Congress in a long time, and it's changed a LOT. It bums… Continue reading A Quick Update So I’m Not Late
Good morning friends! I hope you are doing well! The weather has been really gross here lately - raining and in the 30-40s. The weather was lovely the weekend before - warm, hints of sun. I went for a hike with friends and didn't have to wear a jacket. I went for a run last… Continue reading Why Is It Still Winter?
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
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