Pincushion Penchant


You see something on Pinterest, then hunt and hunt for a pattern and find the designer Continue reading


Gift from the Heart

Gift from the Heart

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Tickle Mo Chridhe


Recall in episode 108 of the Starz Original series, based on the book OUTLANDER by Diana Gabaldon, when Claire says, “Christmas… I don’t suppose you hang stockings by the fire?” and Jamie answers,  “….to dry them off you mean?” Continue reading

Outlander Ferver-To The Yarn!

Skye Boat


I joined the OUTLANDER PATTERN CENTRAL group on Facebook. The group is filled with members who have literally helped with the grief healing of my outlander’ish heart one stitch at a time. Continue reading

Handmade Gift For Friends: Holiday Roses


My friends have decided we are not exchanging gifts this year, in large part because they have budget concerns for Moi! So, I am giving a Christmas card filled with messages of friendship gratitude, love, and, a holiday rose for each. Continue reading

Motif Me

Since needing to ‘take 5’ and committing to worthwhile things to do while convalescing, I’ve been busy knitting and crocheting baby beanies. I thought I would share a couple of tutorials–just in case you were thinking about making a few beanies for the Period of Purple Crying Project too. 


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