Seraphina’s Shawl

  I was able to buy a couple cakes of yarn that had been on my wish list to try a couple moths ago.  The yarn is My Melodyy Wolltraum, and it a lovely gradient yarn that is 50% cotton and 50% acrylic. They have so many lovely gradients, and it make for great light …

New Year, New Goals

It has been a while since I last posted.  I got so wrapped up in trying to plan, and finish gifts for friends which of course I didn’t take many pictures of what I was able to finish.  Then I just couldn’t seem to write anything I felt was slightly worth reading.  But its a …

Dragging Feet

Lately I’ve been in bit of a slump. I think most of it it’s due to the changing weather and increasingly lack of light. It’s easy to just feel soo tired and I’ve been struggling to really get things done. It’s getting colder to, shockingly enough it hasn’t snowed and stayed yet and it’s the …

The Night Circus Infinity Scarf

I bought this yarn from Yarn Baby thinking it would make a perfect gift. The color way is Night Circus after a book of the same name published in 2012. The book sounds like an entertaining read, but my ability to “inhale” books as been greatly diminished since having two children within 2 years. It …

Juliette Shawl Progress

Currently one of the projects I’m stuck on is this lovely circular shawl that I’ve seem to gone awry on the stitch count or something. I’ve yet to figure out were I’ve gone wrong so as the border isn’t quite behaving. It was working up very quickly and I was keeping lose track of the …

Chocolate Covered Cherry Dump Cake

I have fond memories of watching my Grandma make this cake for holidays and family get togethers. There were rarely any leftovers after the event had ended. I recently decided to try and make it from memory. Its super simple, you just need your choice of chocolate cake mix and cherry pie filling. First prep …

Crossing Diamonds Cowl

  This my very first pattern design! I had ordered some very lovely yarn from Expression Fiber Arts and was looking all over for a pattern to use with it, and I couldn’t find anything that seemed just right for what I wanted. I was wanting a cowl that was solid but also airy. Bit of …