You're never too old to give your mother something handmade, though at some point you both outgrow the loom band potholders. My mom has finally gotten around to decorating the house she purchased two years ago. I try not to load her down with a bunch of knick knacks, but I thought a wreath might… Continue reading Mother’s Day Wreath: Free Pattern
It's another Monday here in Fort Worth, Texas, but it does feel a little different. Maybe it's the shot in the arm I got this morning or the "fresh start" I'm trying for this week. Either way, it feels like a good day. Last week I received a crochet project journal that I ordered through… Continue reading Journal Review: My Crochet Project Journal
So before ya'll designate me as "extra" for celebrating my birthday all month long, I just want to let you know that I'm turning 25. That's right- it's a milestone year. I'm a quarter of a century old! And I'm a year from being kicked of my mom's insurance, and I really should be in… Continue reading It’s my birthday and I’ll party all month if I want to….
Hey, everyone! Hope you're doing well and making it through March. Can you believe April is just around the corner? February dragged a lot, but this month is just FLYING! (I think it has something to do with me committing to a huge birthday project for my boyfriend.....) But ya'll will see that sooner or… Continue reading Unboxing a Mystery Box: A Review for Suncatcher Craft Eyes
Happy Monday, my fellow unicorns! Hope you're able to stumble around gracefully after the loss of one hour of sleep. If you don't know, I frequently donate items to my alma mater's production of the Vagina Monologues. It has been FOUR YEARS since the Tarleton State University Gay-Straight Alliancestarted putting it on annually, and the… Continue reading The V Word
It's pretty hard to walk the earth and never hear of "Pokemon." These pocket monsters have been going strong since 1995, with new TV series and video games popping up every few years. As a 90's kid, I remember owning some of Indigo League on VHS and eagerly awaiting the release of the Pokemon movies.… Continue reading Gotta Crochet ‘Em All! (Free Pokemon Patterns)
Happy Monday, everyone! I'm still riding the high of a craftastic weekend. Finished up some canvas projects, started a blanket, and worked on some more charity items. I also binge watched A LOT of Criminal Minds on Netflix. Pinterest was a big help to me over the weekend as I looked for inspiration and patterns. As I… Continue reading Plant Something You Can’t Kill (free pattern)