Ripple Maker – Year of Projects Update #2

Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end. - Scott Adams This week included the 4th of July holiday, so I had some extra crochet time. I started Katie's ripple blanket on the drive to Newburyport on the 4th (where we went kayaking,… Continue reading Ripple Maker – Year of Projects Update #2


Summer is a Comin’ In – Year of Projects Update #1

The title of this week's update is a nod to a song that is the theme song of our local high school Madrigal Singers. It's also true and it's been scorchingly hot this week! I thought the song title was appropriate since I'm starting another blanket this week as a graduation gift for the Queen… Continue reading Summer is a Comin’ In – Year of Projects Update #1

February – May 2018 Recap, All the Things

I am a bad, bad blogger. I have been so busy making I haven't wanted to take the time to muse about what I'm making. But here's a quick recap of the four months that I skipped. The links go to my Ravelry project pages where you can find all the details on patterns, designers,… Continue reading February – May 2018 Recap, All the Things

January 2018 Recap – Stepping Into 2018

How was your January? I had to make a conscious effort not to "wish my life away" as my mother would say. January is not my favorite month with its frigid, short days but the days are getting noticably longer! My friends in (Old) England are reporting sitings of crocuses and snowdrops which, while they… Continue reading January 2018 Recap – Stepping Into 2018