Sock Therapy for a Dreary Day

Sock Therapy for a Dreary Day

Have you ever had something so heavy on your heart that you feel disconnected? Anxiety casting its warm alpaca blanket over your shoulders and swallowing you whole? That’s been my head space the last few days. I know I’m doing the right thing but...
Little Red Mitten I think I’ve Come Home.

Little Red Mitten I think I’ve Come Home.

Today was a great day! A good friend of mine “dragged” me to a knitting circle. I’ll be honest, I’m not the most social person, but I’ve wanted to explore this shop since I first laid eyes on it three years ago when  we took our grandsons...
A Poem and Short Ramble on Spirituality

A Poem and Short Ramble on Spirituality

I’d like to share something a little different today, a poem I wrote when I was a teenager. For some reason I’ve always remembered it: Purple petals,Pleading politely,Perhaps praying.Quietly quivering,Questioning quests,Quelling Queens. Those of you who...
When Life Gives You Too Much Citrus Make Marmalade!

When Life Gives You Too Much Citrus Make Marmalade!

Happy New Year Everyone! I hope your Holidays were good to you. Mine were great! It was an old fashioned Christmas. Each gift was hand made. I must admit I was a little nervous about this. Would everyone like what I made them? My worries were for nothing. Everyone...
Life Keeps Rolling On and Apple Pie

Life Keeps Rolling On and Apple Pie

I can’t believe it’s been so long. Since my last post we have moved, my husband has finally been scheduled for his hip replacement surgery (with both knees later to come) and my employment has changed. The move was an AWESOME decision! We love our...
Free Crochet Pattern: Wide Economy Lace Edging

Free Crochet Pattern: Wide Economy Lace Edging

Sometimes you just need to do something different. I’ve been cutting (….and cutting and cutting) denim for a king-sized quilt (more on this another day). My hands needed a break so I decided to start some edging for the pillow cases and sheets. Honestly, I...