Category Archives: cross stitch

So Many Plans & Nothing

I have joined so many knit a longs. And I haven’t knit a single stitch this year. I had a friend over the other day and I couldn’t start on socks for the Husband. I did some spinning instead. I … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! I hope that it is going well so far! I must admit that I have not found my groove yet. Towards the end of the  year my daughter got a stomach bug. She never shares, but … Continue reading

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Resolutions – A Start

It is December so I should probably start on some resolutions. I started one today actually! I started to workout again. So I won’t include that one for the upcoming year:) So last year my number one resolution was to … Continue reading

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Pretty Crafty Year so Far

I have been off to a pretty crafty year so far! I am knitting socks like crazy and really enjoying it. Somehow I went from being really slow to not being that bad. There is a contest of sorts with … Continue reading

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New Projects!

And now on to new projects! The Mysterious Halloween Town! I hope to actually make this one as the pattern clues come out. First clue is out today. But it came out at 10 pm my time so I think … Continue reading

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Latest Shipment!

My Cottage Needle order came in today! It was actually three orders that they combined into one massive package of happiness. Have you seen the Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery patterns? They are super cute. I am quite a collector. I never seem to even start … Continue reading

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Masonry Mitts

I am in a year long swap. Every month we make different projects to be delivered around Christmas time. In April I was supposed to make something for the hands. I made some Masonry Mitts. It took me about two … Continue reading

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The other day we woke up early enough to see the sunrise. The sun doesn’t always come out around these parts so it was nice to see it! And I have been baking! Chocolate and cherry scones are so tasty. … Continue reading

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Let Down:(

So I love living in Europe, but there are some let downs. Like today when I went to buy the floss for the block that I wanted to work on. They didn’t have a single color at the Arts and … Continue reading

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Another Project

And because I don’t have enough projects on my plate I decided to try another cross stitch! I am very excited about this one. I am off to buy the floss for the first square tomorrow and ordering the rest … Continue reading

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