Tid-Bit Knitting, Ideas For That Leftover Yarn

At last, I’ve got big news! It’s been over a month since I’ve posted here. I love my Scarf Knitting site and it’s not going anywhere, but, I have new things on the horizon. It’s called Live Simply Love Knitting and it’s my BRAND NEW WEBSITE!!   Be sure to check it out and take […]

Do YOU Love Knitting for Animals?

Do YOU love knitting for animals? In my mind, there’s NOTHING like having a pet. A dog or a cat, they add SO much to our lives. To anyone who has never owned a pet, sadly, they have been missing out on so much in life! Not to say, they might not love having a […]

Can You Knit and Be Happy?

Can you knit and be happy? Is there really an answer to that question? Is there only one answer to that question? We’ll see. Let me tell you about some of what I do all week. My two children are grown and live not too far away; my daughter Stephanie is in South River, NJ […]

Knitting Coloring Book Review

So, the days just keep coming and going. Then the weeks, too. I can’t believe we’re into the last week of February! Here in New Jersey, winter hasn’t been too bad! (Knock on a ball of yarn!) Lots of my extra warm scarves and ultra-warm turtleneck sweaters have been lounging in the closet this season, […]

Sink Your Teeth Into These Mysterious Knitting Terms

He’s a heck of a thing to see in late January, isn’t he?! Count Dracula has nothing on us! Knitters have been sinking their teeth into creating all manner of fascinating things to wear, to display, to give as gifts, and to give away when the need arises. What DO those mysterious knitting terms really […]

I Don’t Do Mindless Knitting

Now that “the holidays” have come and gone (you mean Christmas?), and all my decorations have been taken down, there is a certain sense of quiet that has pervaded my house. Winter quiet. Where there’s nothing much to do outdoors except walk my doggers; and some days are SO cold, once they’ve done their thing […]

Do YOU Have Knitting Plans For 2016?

Well, here comes New Years Eve. A night I don’t care much for. Here in New Jersey, it’s not looking anything like the picture above; it’s hardly been below freezing all month. Yet, I would like to see a few flakes some time this winter! Years ago, when I worked in a nursing home, we […]

Knit, Purl, Pray. . . A Book Review

Oh, I have been bad! Well, not bad in the bad sense of the word, but just remiss or missing in action, I guess. Weeks go by and I can’t get a blog post out there! But, it is the Season. (Actually, only one of those candles above should be rose-colored, and the other three, […]

Knitting Health Benefits Checklist

Well, it’s finally starting to feel like November around here. This morning I drove to my son’s house and stepped outside at 5:05 A.M., in the dark and rather frosty air. It still warms up nicely during the day, with highs in the 60s, but once the sun is gone, the coolness is back. As […]

3 Apps To Make Your Knitting Even Better

Last week, I never got around to writing a new blog post. Haven’t done that in quite some time. It was just one of those weeks, I guess; I had some writing projects to do and the weather was so warm my husband and I ended up at the boardwalk for 3 days in a […]