Archives for June 2015

You Want to Yarn Bomb, Try Something Better!

You want to yarn bomb, try this instead! In a recent post, I talked about the knitting fad that has taken hold called arm knitting. I don’t like it. There are a lot of things in life I don’t care for, and this is just one more. You can read all about my disdain for […]

Successfully Learn Lace Knitting in 5 Easy Steps

Successfully learn lace knitting in 5 easy steps and I’m not kidding! Don’t you just love knitted things that look like this? Looks hard to create, doesn’t it? Well, that’s another secret to knitting. It’s not at all what you think. And if you’ve never tried a “lace” knitting stitch, they are easier than you […]

Summer Knitting Projects

Summer knitting projects now that it’s almost summer! I can’t believe it’s almost Father’s Day! Not to mention my son, Rob’s 39th birthday. Yikes. How does one of your “kids” get to be 39 already?! I’ll think about that later or tomorrow, like Scarlett. June is flying by, and I’m in the middle of a […]

Knitting Because There’s Nothing To Do

Learn knitting because there’s nothing to do. How many times when we were kids did we run to our mothers with that age-old lament, “but, Mom, there’s nothing’s to do!” Especially on those oppressively hot and humid days when nothing seemed to be moving; no one ventured out of doors because it was awful! Once […]

5 Health Perks From Knitting

5 Health Perks From Knitting Some days I find the time to be quietly knitting; other days I think about it from afar. When the day is too beautifully perfect like yesterday was, the last thing I want to do is stay indoors and knit. Especially in June. It’s such a bright month. Just like […]