Prepping for next year…

Image found here - https://unsplash.com/photos/-WSko-kiycQ As I get closer to the end of Year of Meditations, I'm already looking toward the coming year and planning for the variety of patterns. Will I go with gardens? Fantasy worlds? Or nature? All of these are strongly appealing to me and therein my dilemma lies. I've already got …

Sunshine and solace

As many of you know, I moved across the country to Klamath Falls, Oregon. For the rest of you, here's how things went: As you might know already, my kids and I have been working to get out of Ohio for several years. We have been ready to leave a few times over the last …

Chaos ensued…

What happened to the world, right? It's almost as if we're living in the middle of all the intense things that could possibly happen all at once and we're supposed to keep on living day in and day out. Pandemic: For me, knitting went out the window for a while and I found myself starting …

A Growing Family…

Well, it's official - I'm a Nana! Tamara (Mara) is the most beautiful granddaughter I've seen so far. All went well through the delivery, Mama & Papa are over the moon (and more than a little tired), and everyone is home. Lyra (Brianna's senior cat) already claimed Mara as family with gentle head-butts and her …

Listening…

I have lost a lot of customers over the last couple years since I started being more open about my political and social beliefs. I expected it, actually, but I didn't really think that it would be quite this much. After all, the crafting world is loving and open-minded and inclusive, right? Most definitely not. …