I’m still here…

And I've been knitting up a storm lately! I've been getting some much needed knitting time in, some personal gifts for friends that I will be getting into the mail this week (BEFORE the newest arrivals are here!) and I'm hoping to get either (a) the inside scoop on the sex of some upcoming babies … Continue reading I’m still here…

Birthday Zoo Trip…

For my just passed birthday (April 30th!) the BF and I took the day off from work and made a plan to head into the city.  It was a great plan, and one that was a bit more embellished than was probably realistic. Plan A -- take Metro into the city, hit the National Zoo, … Continue reading Birthday Zoo Trip…

baby hat trios…

In an attempt to be more creative I've decided that I will try listing photos of actual baby hat trios, much like the photo shown below. (sorry, taken with my phone and not at the best lighting time of day -- was in a rush) Between the trios and the newest crotchet flower I'm hoping … Continue reading baby hat trios…

baby blanket sold…

One of the first listings I put up on Etsy was sold this afternoon -- Funfetti Baby Blanket is off to it's new home tomorrow! Not the best photo to represent the blanket -- but in a pinch it will work 🙂 More baby hats with the newly learning crotchet flowers -- plus pre-designed threesome's!

things I miss the most…

daily phone call(s) with my mom. the faces and voices of my friends and family. quick access to the beach (even tho I don't like sand and the water). saturday/sunday morning breakfasts at the Ocean Diner in Redondo Beach. nightly Disneyland fireworks. fresh & easy store shopping trips. the faces and voices of my friends … Continue reading things I miss the most…

some changes ahead…

Over the weekend I was a knitting fanatic -- working on a custom order for a new customer as well as working on some stock to replenish previously popular hats (Sunset Desert!) and getting some ideas for new hats that I will put together and get listed.  All this knitting lead to a discussion with … Continue reading some changes ahead…

a trip to Southern Virginia…

Thanks to Groupon the BF and I had a wonderful extended weekend in Southern Virginia.  We spent two nights in Smithfield and two nights in Williamsburg. A fun filled weekend of historic places and things -- the Jamestown Settlement, Smithfield, Colonial Williamsburg, some great driving tours, passed a number of plantations, saw lots of cotton … Continue reading a trip to Southern Virginia…