Mike found a picture of a bearded beanie on Facebook and asked if I could make him one. I did a search and found this pattern on Ravelry. I started to follow the pattern for the beanie but I ended up doing an alternation between double and single crochet because I didn’t want to figure out the ribbing. I made the beard… View Post
It’s towards the end of October and as the temperatures drop it’s the perfect time to plant garlic. I planted it for the first time last year and it’s defintely won a place in my garden. Garlic is so easy to plant and it produces great results. Last year I bought soft neck garlic from a garden center. I saved the biggest bulb… View Post
Mike and I adopted a new puppy this past weekend. Her name is Abby and she is a black lab mix. She is nine months and will probably only be 15 lbs so she won’t get much bigger. She is going to be a great playmate for our labradoodle Rufus. They are already best friends!
The temps were really cool last week and it really started feeling like fall. It’s been warmer this week so I have started working on fall cleanup. My gardening philopshpy in my front bed is to have something blooming all season long. I think I have been doing a pretty good job this year. I have been practicing close ups… View Post
I saw a ribbon and pearls necklace on Pinterest from J Crew. I pinned it and thought it would be easy to make. Then Disney at Ruffles and Stuff did a tutorial on super simple necklaces. It was the same concept and it inspired me to try it myself. Here is my version I found this pearl necklace at a garage sale for… View Post