Warm weather crochet projects

Summer crochet

It’s January but (depending where you live) it will be time for those cotton, bamboo and other warm weather crochet projects. Starting now will have you set with one, two or more pieces in a fresh spring or summer color to perk up the winter grays. Warm weather crochet happens to be my specialty. IRead more

Crystals that help health and weight loss goals 2022

Can a crystal help your weight loss goal? Can a crystal help you overcome a health challenge? The answer is: probably. In this post we will examine why, how and which crystals aid these processes. I have written other posts on how effective crystals are in improving different aspects of our lives. As with allRead more

Charcuterie on the cheap

charcuterie for two

Big variety without spending big money You love the Pinterest charcuterie boards but the price of putting one together makes your wallet hurt? Maybe you want one but just for one or two people? Fear not my frugal reader, I’ve got you my friend! How does a guy or gal on a budget put togetherRead more

Gift ideas for crocheters and knitters

Looking for a gift for a crafter? I have some ideas! Buying hooks and needles can be tricky unless you know the size they use often or a brand they prefer. These are very personal to a crocheter or knitter. Same with yarn and patterns. What may look pretty to you may not look prettyRead more

A modern crochet placemat pattern

modern crochet placemat pattern

Are you ready to get creative with some yarn colors? I have a crochet placemat with so many options for color combos it can make a gal dizzy. This fresh design is a flexible soft open weave look. To make you will need a 5.5mm hook and two shades of natural fiber yarn. I usedRead more