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Inspirations #1: Easter Blessings

I know that the first day of spring is designated as March 20th. However, March in the midwest where I was born doesn’t usually feel too much like spring. For me, Easter always seemed to be the more logical, fun, and yummy (mmmm, chocolate!)...

Inspirations #9: Happy Mother's Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers, including mothers-to-be, mothers to fur-babies, and mothers in spirit! I believe most women have a nurturing aspect to their personalities, and I like to take Mother’s Day to celebrate this. I know this is a...

I've Been So Bad...

Well, I certainly hope that all of you had a wonderful Easter and didn’t go overboard on the sweets, like I did! I had plans of showing gorgeous carved eggs (that you can see here), or at the very least sharing a cute GIF (which can be seen"...

Easter is Coming...

I always seem to be “a day late and a dollar short” when it comes to holiday themed posts. I know that St. Patrick’s Day is on March 17th, but I think I’m going to take a pass this year for posting wondrous Irish things. If you have an insatiable...

Not What You'd Expect

Normally I’d have a post with some wonderful photos of inspiration or links to patterns, especially for the holiday season. However, it seems that there is an overload of those types of posts, so I decided to do something a little different. I...

Crochet.Community Theme: TOYS and Amigurumi

Soft toys are treasures! They are cuddly, soothing, gentle, wonderful to look at, AND are such good listeners! Crochet Tags: TOYS TOY Amigurumi: What is Amigurumi? Thanks to JacKnits, we know that it is the Japanese art of knitting or...

Creation Challenge 3 - Temperature Afghan #1: The Idea

Hi everyone and happy new year! Last year, Ann mentioned her temperature blanket that she was making and I thought it was intriguing. The Temperature Afghan Basically, what you do is crochet a row each day with the yarn/colour that you have...

Creation Challenge 1 #1: Here Comes The Sun

It’s “FUN CHALLENGE” time!! See All Entries Here What is a “fun challenge”? Well, it’s a “friendly competition” with no prizes other than the personal satisfaction of having met the challenge; it’s an opportunity to perhaps fine-tune your...

"OH! This Shouldn't be Too Hard" #3: Oh, THAT'S How You Keep from Getting Discouraged!

So I accomplished about 3 percent of what I planned and expected to get done on my blanket this weekend. I wasn’t focused and kept getting distracted…although I did learn everyone should watch the “I Know That Voice” documentary on Netflix, it...

Crochet.Community Interview: Mencantoo

This interview, with mencantoo, is from February 2016. Before we get into the interview, let’s chat about your Valentino Happy Frog_ — you designed this yourself?!!! You just sat down and drew a picture, and voila, off you went? That’s...