Lifelong Learning Podcast Host and Frugal Mom$ter

Chose To BECAUSE It’s Hard

Have you ever been in traffic and frustrated that someone cut you off? Have you lost your temper on something so trivial before? We’re so fortunate to live in such comfort, moved from place to place with little effort, which often we forget what it’s like to feel real frustration....

Crazy About Crocheting! New Etsy Store!

I’ve gotten a bit crazy about crocheting lately, so I’ve decided to open up an Etsy shop to see if there is any interest in the items I make. Mostly, I crochet to give as gifts, but oftentimes I find myself crocheting items just to learn something new and try...

7 Days of Crochet: Duckling Hat

I didn’t get a chance to take an “official” photo of the duckling hat I made for my brand new nephew. I gave it to my sister-in-law at the beginning of November for her sprinkle. I had to work it up quick to get it ready in time! It turned...

7 Days of Crochet: Monster Hat

The hat I chose for Crab was a little Monster because it was just so fitting for this age. At some point, I’ll be making him a crab hat, but that pattern isn’t in the books I own. I have a few ideas of how I might work up my own...