Reaching Out, One Stitch At a Time

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10 Days of Thanksgiving – Service {Day 2}

10 Days of Thanksgiving – Service November…. the month that reminds everyone that we need to be thankful for all that we have. Some of my designer friends & I have come up with a 10 days of Thanksgiving Crochet Event. Each day we will […]

Climbing Ivy Super Scarf Crochet Pattern

Charity has always been a big part of where my crochet heart is at, so I’m excited to be a part of this year’s scarf drive. Sonya from Blackstone Designs has done all the legwork and gotten a great group of designers together to create scarf […]

Crochet from the Heart

Sometimes there are no words. Sometimes there is nothing you can do to make things better. And I think many times, when your heart is breaking, crocheters (and crafters in general) want to do something. Anything…. That’s when many of us pick up our hooks, […]

Wrapped In Love Ministries

Some of you know that I’ve been working on starting up a ministry for those who have lost a baby due to stillbirth, or preemie death.  I’ve finally got a blog up, and have made it “official”.  Here’s my opening blog post, with some info about the ministry. […]

Crochet Resolutions for 2012

Looking back and reviewing, I realized my one resolution for 2011 was to go on a yarn diet… which I failed miserably, which is exactly why I don’t normally do “resolutions”.  If there is an area I want to work on, I don’t like to wait until […]

Chemo Caps for Kids

         This is Natalie.  Natalie is a 7 year old girl that takes dance with my daughters.  This week she was diagnosed with Stage 2 Ovarian Cancer and is due to start chemo today.  Her mom was told, because of the type of […]

The Heart In Hand Project

I’ve added another site to my Crocheting for a Cause page.  If you’re looking for a place to donate your crochet squares, Kelly from The Heart In Hand Project will gladly put them to good use.  She accepts squares that measure between 6, 7, 8 or 12 inches […]

>2012 Special Olympics Scarf Project

>The Special Olympics already has all the info for 2012 scarf donations up.  If you’re interested you can get the colors, dates, etc. on their site.  I love the colors and I’m hoping to be able to send some their way this year. 2012 Special […]

>Crocheting For A Cause

>I have added a link at the top of my page called “Crocheting for a Cause”.  It will have charities you can donate your finished products to.  If you have a charity you donate to, and you would like me to add it, please let me […]

>Crocheting For A Cause

>There are plenty of crocheters (and knitters) who donate to worthy causes every year.  But, because of my background, my friend Ruth’s story touched my heart.  I wanted to share it with you. I recently ‘met’ Ruth through Facebook.  I had graduated high school with her […]