Star Blanket, Baby Groot, and Hobbes

I have been on a crocheting kick lately.  I think this latest binge started with the star baby blanket.  I had seen quite a few star blankets on Pinterest and Craftster and had always thought I wanted

I wanna be a hooker!

Yep, you heard me correctly! A few years ago I used YouTube to teach myself to crochet. I had limited cash flow and limited space so buying new craft supplies was out of the question.  I had

Monthly Onesies

As you may (or may not) know, I am in a book club.  We meet once per month to discuss that month’s book.  To be honest, it’s mostly wine drinking and chatting with a little bit of

New Life for Old Bags

No, I don’t mean your wife (sorry, that was kind of mean). A friend asked me if I could help her out with a project. She had come across a group that makes sleeping mats for the

Feeling Crafty

This might be the nesting talking, but I have a ton of projects I want to work on.  Not surprisingly, many of them are baby related. Mat made from plarn (plastic bags cut into strips to make

Let’s Talk Cars

Happy Wednesday! Hope your week is going well so far. Today, I’m going to talk about cars.  When I found out I’m pregnant, it started me thinking about the vehicles we have currently.  What do I have

Weekend Recap [June 14-15]

Happy Monday! It’s that time again… SATURDAY In the morning, Cakes and I went to the local Farmer’s Market. It’s the one I normally go to and it’s brimming with fresh produce! I was bummed when I

Grilling Roundup

With warmer weather upon us in the northern hemisphere, the smell of charcoal, bonfires and charred food fills the air. While I am not a fan of the heat of summer, I do love grilled food. Cooking

Weekend Review

Happy Monday! Here’s a recap of what we did this weekend. FRIDAY Since Thursday was the last day of school around here, Friday was our official start to the weekend. Friday during the day was pretty relaxed.

A Review of My Blog

There’s been a lot of talk floating around about writing, blogging, and generally being wordy.  It got me thinking about my blog and how much I missed it.  I always have big plans and let them fall