Monday, March 31, 2014

~ Moody Monday ~


Mar. 24th - Mar. 30th:

Monday Mar. 24th: I'm ok/content - aqua
25th: productive/creative - lime = lots and lots of housework
26th: happy - pink = Vince's family from Canada arrives
27th: happy - pink = visiting with Canada family
28th: happy - pink = Erica's wedding
29th: happy - pink = visiting with Canada family
30th: happy - pink = visiting with Canada family



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Sunday, March 30, 2014

~ a sneak peek ~

My beautiful daughter.  ♥



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Monday, March 24, 2014

~ Moody Monday and a 'guardian grandmas' donation ~


Mar. 17th - Mar. 23rd:

Monday Mar. 17th: happy - pink = a good day
18th: I'm ok/content - aqua
19th: productive/creative - lime
20th: happy - pink = visit at Mom's, playing with knitting machine
21st: sad/pensive - yellow = not sad, just doing a lot of thinking
22nd: happy - pink = good day out with Vince
23rd: sick/pain - grey = headache



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I received a 'guardian grandmas' donation from Marianna of 'Marianna's lazy daisy days' on Saturday.  Lots of cute little hats and a couple pair of booties.  So adorable.  Thank you very much Marianna.  ♥




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Saturday, March 22, 2014

~ I don't know ~

A while back I opened up a blog with the name 'Dly's Crafts and Stuff', but then closed it a few months later.  I have noticed that someone else is using that blog now.  It is not me.  It looks like they are posting about video game hacks.  Please unfollow that blog if you still have it in your 'Reading List'.  

I can't help but wonder why they didn't change the name.

Thanks everyone - enjoy your day.  :)


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Thursday, March 20, 2014

~ Tuesday Morning stuff ~

I was on my way to the grocery store yesterday and decided to drop in to the Tuesday Morning store first.  I had heard from other people that they had scored yarn there, so I wanted to see if I could too.  I didn't have a lot of extra spending money, so I really had to restrain myself.  There was scrapbooking stuff, beads, paints, sewing stuff, knitting needles, craft books and yarn.  I chose carefully - this is what I got:

  
I bought the knitting needles because they were only 99 cents - I'm thinking one day I will try knitting again.  I don't know.  :)

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

~ Two on Tuesday ~


* 2 baby cocoons made with my Innovations knitting machine (and a crocheted baby hat):



* 2 bad dogs (actually, they're only bad sometimes):



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Monday, March 17, 2014

~ Moody Monday ~


Monday March 10th - March 16th:

Monday 10th: I'm ok/content - aqua
11th: happy - pink = all around good day
12th: irritated/grouchy - lavender = most of the day was good, but Tex and Ladybug irritated me because they were digging holes in the yard
13th: productive/creative - lime = got stuff done, made a video
14th: bored - off white = bored and don't want to do anything
15th: I'm ok/content - aqua
16th: tired - blue



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Look at what I woke up to:






I'm getting real tired of Mother Nature's s**t.  :)

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

~ A baby cocoon ~

Finished up this baby cocoon last night.  It's crocheted with Bernat Baby Blanket yarn - which is a size 6 bulky and 100% polyester.  This is a chenille type yarn and it's very soft and squishy.   The hook recommendation for this yarn is a 'K', but I used an 'L'.  


  
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

~ 'guardian grandmas' donations ~

I've received 2 more 'guardian grandmas' donations, and here they are.  The first one is from Akhila - she sent along a stripey blankie and 6 little hats.  Aren't they just adorable?  I love the flowers that she added to the hats.  Thank you very much Akhila.  ♥ to you.  



The second donation is from Liz E.  She sent along two precious baby blankies.  I really love the pink and brown one.  But then again, I really love the pastel ripple one too.  They're both very pretty.  Thanks so much Liz.  ♥ to you also.    



If anyone is interested in the 'guardian grandmas' - just click on this link for info:

http://hooksandyarns.blogspot.com/p/guardian-grandmas.html

Thanks for dropping by - see you next time.  :)

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Monday, March 10, 2014

~ questions answered ~



  Uta's yarn video:  http://paperwoolyarn.blogspot.com/2014/03/yarn-yarn-yarn-video.html

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~ Moody Monday ~


March 3rd - March 9th:

Mon. Mar. 3rd: tired - blue = feeling much better, just a little tired
4th: I'm ok/content - aqua
5th: happy - pink = $ store and AC Moore with Erica
6th: I'm ok/content - aqua
7th: productive/creative - lime = housework, took James to the dentist, made a video
8th: happy - pink = celebrated our anniversary with dinner out
9th: productive/creative - lime = laundry, finished 2 scarves


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Thursday, March 6, 2014

~ ?'s, a video and Little Woolie's giveaway ~

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Hi everyone.  I've seen this idea going around and thought that I would give it a try.  If you have any questions that you would like to ask me, just leave a comment on this post.  It can be about anything really - questions about crochet, me, my life, even the campground where I love to go in the Summer months.  When I get enough questions, I will come back and answer them in a blog post (or video).


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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

~ Two on Tuesday ~


* finally finished Bobby's scarf yay!!  



* went out yesterday to shovel the sidewalk and the driveway and got a surprise.  Dave and my grandsons showed up to help.  :)


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Monday, March 3, 2014

~ Moody Monday ~


February 24th - March 2nd:

Mon. Feb. 24th: irritated/grouchy - lavender = messed up Bobby's scarf
25th: I'm ok/content - aqua
26th: I'm ok/content - aqua
27th: sick/pain - grey = "I've got bronchitis - ain't nobody got time for that!"    (probably not bronchitis, but it feels like it)

  

28th: sick/pain - grey = still sick
Mar. 1st: sick/pain - grey = still sick
2nd: bored - off white = feeling better, but now I'm bored


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