The V Word

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

Gotta Crochet ‘Em All! (Free Pokemon Patterns)

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)

Plant Something You Can’t Kill (free pattern)

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)

Crochet for Texan Athletes

Hello, everyone! I hope everyone is enjoying their Wednesday- and if not, I hope you are rejoicing that we're only TWO DAYS FROM FRIDAY! This past weekend (February 3rd- 4th) was the 49th annual Texas Special Olympics. The organizers of the event were asking for crochet/knit scarves to give out to the participating athletes this … Continue reading Crochet for Texan Athletes

Why You’ll Never Succeed at Crochet

"Oh wow! You're really fast at that!" "I wish I had your talent." "I could never make something like that." These are just a few of the comments I continuously hear when I crochet in public. And I usually reply with something positive, like, "Crocheting isn't as hard as it looks." "I wouldn't mind teaching … Continue reading Why You’ll Never Succeed at Crochet

Five Quick and Easy Projects for the Last Minute Gifter (Free Crochet Pattern Links)

Life has a habit of getting away from us if we're not paying attention. It feels like I just blinked and suddenly it's no longer a hot, July day but  two weeks away from Christmas. (Couple that with a move this weekend and other projects, and you can say I'm feeling a bit pressed for … Continue reading Five Quick and Easy Projects for the Last Minute Gifter (Free Crochet Pattern Links)

Power to the Uterus

If you follow me on social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter), you may have noticed an abundance of pink last month. And not the usual hearts and flowers associated with Valentine's Day, but a little something more.....(re) productive. February is generally centered around couples in love, but it's also the month of V-Day. And no, I'm … Continue reading Power to the Uterus