Category Archives: Knitting

Lasagna Soup Recipe

These cold winter nights call for warm, hearty, homemade soup. When I heard about lasagna soup I knew it was one I had to try. Here is the recipe I came up with and can I just say, be prepared, … Continue reading

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Things You Need To Know When Buying Your First Rural Home

My husband and I recently went through our first experience buying a home and like many people these days, our purchase was considered rural. These days many people are¬†forgoing the typical city home and looking for their little piece of … Continue reading

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Stitches For Kids Holiday Drive

We had a slow start but strong finish with our first Stitches For Kids Holiday Drive ending with six full trash bag size bags full of goodies for foster children! What is especially great is that last year we barley … Continue reading

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Genevieve Sweater Update: Cable Band & Skirt

I finished the band and started on the skirt about a week ago but with all the holiday hustle and bustle I didn’t post it. I had to use mattress stitch to bring it all together and I can’t honestly … Continue reading

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Using Handmade Items to Make A Difference In Foster Children’s Lives

  Before I had my first child I was more of an animal lover and donated my time and treasure to causes that benefitted animals. I didn’t grow up around children or know anyone with kids so it just wasn’t … Continue reading

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Genevieve Sweater Update: Bodice & Cable

I am loving this pattern. It’s very simple and easy to follow so I can knit it while I’m with my son, but it’s also engaging enough that I’m not bored waiting to be done with it. It’s knitted in … Continue reading

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Casting On: Genevieve Sweater

When my husband and I found out we were expecting our second child we were so excited. One of the biggest moments is when you find out the gender but for those who don’t know, that’s not until 16 weeks! … Continue reading

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