Retro Baby Blanket {On the Hook}

I’ve spent the last few months working on this baby blanket. Not steady work, just off and on when I haven’t felt like doing much of anything else. You know those days, when you need to do something but you don’t want to think too much or too hard? The blanket is for a young [...]

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Day 20: My Hobby

I have two hobbies: I love to take pictures but I haven’t had a chance to go out in a while so I don’t have any recent shots.  If you’d like to see some of my pictures, you can check them out on Facebook. I also enjoying crocheting.  Unfortunately, the only things I can make [...]

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We’re Having a Baby!

Actually, I’m not having a baby but my twin sister is pregnant with her third son.  So it’s like I’m having a baby too.  With each of my sister’s pregnancies, I knew she was pregnant before she did (except this time).  With her first son, I was in Korea when she had him but I [...]

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Project Linus: Fourth and Final Blanket

Today I started my fourth and final blanket of the year for Project Linus. I’m using a ripple stitch pattern that I found on Hooked on Needles… I think it’ll be nice and fluffy, very cozy for the wee one. I’m using the same icy yellow color that I used on the previous blankets and [...]

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Project Linus: My Second Blanket

Originally, this project started as my mitzvah for National Blog Posting Month, but I fell out of that race a long time ago. But I’m still determined to go through with the project because I am really enjoying it. Go here for more pictures of my blankets for Project Linus…Or go to Project Linus to [...]

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Project Linus: My First Blanket

My twins were born on 20 September 1995, weighing in at just 4 lbs 3 oz and 4 lbs 1 oz. We had nine days notice. Yes, I’m serious. Nine days earlier I was stretched out on the exam table staring at what I hoped was a broken ultrasound, while the doctor casually pointed to [...]

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