Socks for hubby

Crafts Knit and Crochet Personal


Hello all. There has been a flurry of activity recently. Since January, we have been reevaluating our lives and careers. I know, pretty heavy stuff 🙂 But seriously, we’ve been fortunate to have careers we’ve loved. And it’s been the main focus of our lives since before we were married (over 11 years ago, *gulp*). This year has been a…

Infinity Scarf for Mom

Crafts Knit and Crochet paper crafting


I’m back, with dual crafty project. Over Christmas, my sister and I were pouring over infinity scarf patterns and my Mom really was interested in a lightweight infinity scarf we saw online. After the holidays, I found some beautiful yarn, Whisper Lace (color is Cloudy Morning), at my local craft store, perfect for the light-weight type of scarf my Mom…

My first knitted socks

Crafts Knit and Crochet


Hello all. While I still yearn for paper crafting, my free, crafty time has been sparse this past year. I have done a few small things here and there but nothing really to share. I was recently introduced to knitting by a co-worker (and a few easy projects, like dishcloths), and could I can work on projects on the go…

Making the best of deep snow

Personal Pets and Animals


We’ve had a lot of the white fluffy stuff this winter. Some of it has come and melted and more has fallen since, but it’s hampered our normal outdoor activities. Normally this time of year, our golden retriever, Parker, and I  visit the adjacent golf course for a nice long walk. We’ve managed to muddle through the varying levels of snow…

I’m baaaaaack!



After almost a year long hiatus from blogging, I decided it was time to start it up again. It’s been all about work since last year. Funny how much things change in the span of a year… more to come on that in a bit. But it feels good to be blogging again. And I’ve been up to some other…

JUGS # 181 – Photo inspiration (and a sad good-bye)

Crafts Papercrafts

Hello friends! Long time, no write… This is indeed a sad post for me to compose, but, as they say, the writing is on the wall – this is to be my last post as a member of the Just Us Girls DT :'(. I have been a part of the JUGS DT since 2010. And I have been playing…