Tag: business

Knitting on Cashmere Clouds

This year – with my JC BFF, Kaitlyn, moved to the far away land of Chicago and my Ohio BFF, Tara, too far away – I had to venture to Vogue Knitting 2013 NYC alone. It’s my one… Read More

When the Husband is Away, the Crafts Come Out to Play

The HB is on a 10 day ramble somewhere very South. I get pictures sent daily to my phone of sights they’ve seen, food they’ve eaten and things they’ve done. They even sent me a picture of the… Read More

Love that Hate Bread

Sometimes when things seem rough, people have different coping strategies. Some turn to food or chocolate, some hide away in bed in the dark, some go for a long run…and some bake while listening to very loud music…. Read More

Soon-to-be-Apron-Wearing-Wife!

My younger sister is getting married. I get to say younger a lot, since I’m the oldest, of many. But, due to the nature of marrying into the military, the planning was done with a tight date in… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: The Tucking Tails of Enterlac

I obviously love to knit and I like to try new things. I saw a lot of patterns in the past couple of years that looked like a basket weave. I thought, “Holy crap – nope, can’t do… Read More

Thinking while Hair Pinning

Sometimes when I am deep in concentration about something, I need to make my hands busy to help free up my mind. Last night I began pondering the future of my crafting. Could it be more? So I… Read More

You don’t need wine to get a sheep naked.

Being from a mid-western state and visiting many festivals and Yankee Pedlar fairs, you would think at some point in my life, I would have seen a sheep lose its coat. However, no. Not so much. Also –… Read More

Indoor Herb Garden for the Shoebox Apartment

I’ve never had a “green thumb.” More like a “brown thumb.” The HB has always been sweet and has come home from the store with presents of fresh cut flowers. I absolutely love flowers!! This last time, he… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: Auction Treasures

During the nicer parts of the year, (in Ohio, you just never know) my parents attend several auctions. They come home with treasures. If it’s not a treasure to them, it’s a treasure to someone on eBay. I… Read More