OttLite 3-in-1 Craft Floor Lamp Review and Giveaway

Welcome to my cozy crochet chair! In the corner of our living room I carved out a spot perfect for crocheting and with my recent addition of the OttLite 3-in-1 Craft Floor Lamp, my space is complete and functional! As many of you know, I am a busy mom of 3 so when the kids go to bed, my crochet hooks come out! The powerful illumination of the OttLite lamps is just what I need after the sun goes ... continue reading


Crochet Apple Cozy

It's that time of year! The kids are going back to school, Fall is fast approaching, and apples are in season. A sweet and simple crocheted apple cozy is the perfect accessory to your apples. Not only does it keep them from bruising but they dress up the fruit, making it a great gift for teachers, neighbors, friends and family! I love using variegated yarn for this project because it adds a lot of ... continue reading


Lego Pixel Art

Since many of you have jumped on the crochet pixel blanket bandwagon with me, I thought you might enjoy some other ways we are using pixel graphs! Using single lego blocks, you can recreate any pixel graph into a work of art! My oldest has been helping me count an mark my pixel graphs when I crochet so when I found a Lego Pixel Art Kit on Amazon I knew he was going to be excited. He is very ... continue reading


Crochet Sleigh Pixel Square

Here we go! Another square is ready to be added to our Crochet Christmas Character Afghan! Santa's Sleigh is square number 4 of 9 Christmas themed C2C crochet squares and when they are all finished, I will stitch them together into one large afghan! As I finish each square, I will post the graph and reveal the next character/image in the blanket. Feel free to work along with me! If you are ... continue reading


Crochet Snowman Pixel Graph

Frosty the snowman was a jolly happy soul! And he is square number 3 of my Crochet Christmas Character Afghan! If you are just joining in to this impromptu Crochet-along, that is ok! You aren't far behind. I am creating 9 Christmas themed C2C crochet squares and when they are all finished, I will stitch them together into one large afghan! You can find Square #1: Santa HERE  and Square #2: ... continue reading


Starbucks Stitch Markers and Bottled Beverages

No better way to wind down the end of summer than with a little coffee and crochet picnic! I grabbed my Starbucks cold cup and bottle of my favorite iced coffee flavors (carmel and vanilla!) and had an hour to myself with a cold beverage, yarn, and crochet hook. I felt inspired by my love of Starbucks coffee to make a set of polymer clay Starbucks Stitch Markers! They make a great gift and a fun ... continue reading