Felted Wool Dryer Balls

3 of my dryer balls after being felted I started reading about wool dryer balls when I was researching cloth diapers for Matilda.  The more I read the more I loved the idea of a chemical free, reusable fabric softener but I’ll admit I was skeptical. I used some...

Yet Another Project

I promise I’ll write a post about something other than nursery projects soon but for now…  I have been working on a crocheted mobile out of the left over yarn from The Rookies blanket and its finally done! Ian wanted pom-poms and I wanted flowers so I...

We’re having a…..

GIRL! We’re so excited to be welcoming a daughter in November.  My sister and 2 cousins all have daughters (under the age of 2) so we’ve formed our own little girl club with lots of hand-me-downs.  There very few girls on Ian’s side of the family so...

The Plan

Now that the baby aka “The Rookie” is growing big and strong (tomato sized so says my midwife) I need a plan.  You see, I want to crochet all kinds of fun things for the baby. Blankets, diaper covers, wash cloths, hats, bibs, the works!  All of those fun...

New Projects Everywhere!

Now that the Holidays are over I have found myself with lots of time on my hands.  So, I decided it was time to tackle some new projects.    Project #1: a rag rug, I am (slowly) working on crocheting a round rug out of old shirts.  Its a messier project than I...