Projects category

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Sami Mitten

    It’s time to move on to our first mitten in this KAL. This wee mitten was inspired by the look of Sami mittens. Download the Wee Sami Mitten Pattern or look for an update in your Ravelry librar...
    Jul 16, 2017 No Comments

  • 12 Days of Christmas Mini Mittens Index

    I’m continuing to put some of my KALs together and index them on here to make it easier for everyone to find. Today we are moving on to the 12 Days of Christmas Mini Mitten Garland. You now hav...
    Jul 05, 2017 1 Comment

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Chevron Stocking

    Oh, you all did a fabulous job with the Wee Pompom Beanie. All the multiples and different colors were just great. This week we are moving down from the head to the toes with the Wee Chevron Stocking....
    Jul 03, 2017 1 Comment

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Pompom Beanie

    It’s finally here, the start of our Wee Winter Woolens KAL. For our first piece, we will be knitting the Wee Pompom Beanie. Download the Wee Pompom Beanie Pattern or if you have paid for it on R...
    Jun 19, 2017 No Comments

  • Project: Opening Day Mittens

    It’s Opening Day for baseball here in Minnesota (and a lot of the rest of the country). I’ll be heading to the game this afternoon and know from past experience that outdoor baseball in MN...
    Apr 03, 2017 7 Comments

  • Food Friday: Sweet Potato Dal

    We aren’t vegetarian by any means in our house, but we still often find ourselves making meals without meat. We typically don’t miss it and it is helpful when we are watching are calories....
    Mar 10, 2017 2 Comments

  • 25 Days until Opening Day!

    It’s hard to believe that it is that close, so I better get these mittens finished. This will be my third year going to the Twins’ home opener and I have learned just how cold it can be. ...
    Mar 08, 2017 3 Comments

  • Food Friday: Healthy Hummus

    We have been cleaning up our eating in our house, and some welcome new favorites have come our way.  Specifically, we are cooking and eating an anti-inflammatory diet. (Heaven help us.) Hummus Ingr...
    Mar 03, 2017 1 Comment

  • Project: Knit Corn Dog

    This is a continuation of my last post about yarnbombing the Minnesota State Fair. In that post I shared a pattern for Knit Prize Ribbons, this time we are making corn dogs (or pronto pups, whichever ...
    Feb 20, 2017 1 Comment

  • Project: Knit Prize Ribbons

    If you’ve followed this blog for anytime, you know how much I love the Minnesota State Fair. Well, this year I’m going to love it even more because it won’t just be the Great Minneso...
    Feb 14, 2017 4 Comments