Thanksgiving yarn and hooks giveaway!

Look what I found! Check out this fun giveaway from Hannah at the Not Your Average Crochet.com blog! ❤

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There are so many things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, even if you’re not celebrating the holiday in the United States.  To demonstrate this, check out this list I found (from itsbubz on Instagram):

Grateful for…

  1.  Early wakeups = children to love
  2. House to clean = safe place to live
  3. Laundry = clothes to wear
  4. Dishes to wash = food to eat
  5. Crumbs under the table = family meals
  6. Grocery shopping = $ to provide for us
  7. Toilets to clean = indoor plumbing
  8. Lots of noise = people in my life
  9. Endless questions about homework = kids’ brains growing
  10. Sore & tired in bed = I’m still alive!

Amen

Even though I don’t have kids, this is a great reminder that we can find things to be grateful for in what we usually consider to be unpleasant chores.

In the spirit of spreading thankfulness (which incidentally can also be…

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One Word Photo Challenge–Beige

Jennifer Nichole Wells Challenge color for this week is beige, one of my favorite colors to work with as a base color to add other colors to.  Find the rules to her challenge here. Muted shades of beige are found all over Fairy Swamp in the winter. The wild sea grasses on the beach are … Continue reading One Word Photo Challenge–Beige

Christmas Beach Crochet–Mum’s Market Bag

I love crochet and have been so busy writing lately that I have not had time to share my progress on my recent project – Mum’s Market Bag.  I try to crochet at least an hour a day.  Concentrating on the numbers of stitches, etc. seems to clear my mind. (Image Credit: Pinterest – Moogly … Continue reading Christmas Beach Crochet–Mum’s Market Bag

One Word Photo Challenge: Cream

This week’s One Word Photo Challenge from Jennifer Nichole Wells at http://jennifernicholewells.com/2014/08/26/one-word-photo-challenge-cream/ is Cream! To participate: Create a new post on your blog titled “One Word Photo Challenge: Cream” Include an image or images that you feel fit the theme Tag your post with “One Word Photo Challenge” so that others can find your contribution … Continue reading One Word Photo Challenge: Cream