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It’s Not This Time of Year Without…

The weekly Photo challenged posed the prompt…it’s not this time of year without…Yarn! Lots of it! All colors and textures…plus the compulsion to create, and, hopefully spread some cheer. A number of years ago, I faced a lay-off. As our

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Posted in 2016, Uncategorized

Crochet Corner – Cell Phone Holder in Single Crochet

In my last post I mentioned that I was going to be making changes to my blog.  I hope you like this new look!  There are still updates to be made, but in the meantime I thought I’d get started!

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Posted in 2014, Crochet

Michael’s Blanket

I recently wrote about the newest little one in our family, Michael. Here he is with his Aunt Linda.  It so happens they share the same birthday! To welcome him I made a little blanket to keep him warm and

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Posted in 2012, Crochet, Personal, Uncategorized

Sheila’s Scarf

My lovely Aunt Sheila sent me a box of yarn!  How great is that!?! I decided to say thank-you by making her a scarf! The yarn I chose is from my own stash; I’ve been experimenting recently with different weights

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Posted in 2012, Crochet, Family, Personal, Uncategorized

Summer Bag in Blue

I had some bright blue yarn but wasn’t quite sure how I wanted to use it. When I looked through my stash and realized there was some white yarn I finally settled on a blue drawstring bag with some white

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Posted in 2012, Crochet, Knit and Crochet, Personal, Uncategorized

Weekly Image Of Life: Colors

This week’s Weekly Image of Life from Island Traveler is Colors. What a great topic! As you may know, I love to crochet!  In addition to the weight of the yarn, color is key in deciding what I’m going to

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Posted in 2012, Crochet, Musings, Personal, Thoughts

Create

The Weekly Photo Challenge is “Create.” This is an enjoyable post for me as I get to showcase a few items that I’ve created! A few years ago I was facing a layoff.  I was one of a a few people tasked

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Posted in 2012, Crochet, Family, Family history, Personal, Thoughts, Uncategorized

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