Thankful for Laughter – Day 5

I can’t believe we’re already at day 5. If you’re just joining us it’s our second annual “10 Days of Thanksgiving Crochet Event”. 

Today’s theme is laughter.

Each day we will be offering 4 different patterns (one from each of us) for only $1 each. You’ll be able to get all 4 of these fabulous patterns for only $4 total!

10 Days of Thanksgiving Crochet Event 2018


Today is day 5 of our 10 Days of Thanksgiving and today we’re celebrating the laughter. 

I don’t share my story too often, but when I realized day 5 was laughter I immediately knew what to be thankful for.

After my 4th child was born I had a miscarriage. If I didn’t think that was hard enough less than a year later I was pregnant with triplets and miscarried all 3 of them. I had complications from that for months afterwards. I remember sitting in church one Wednesday night and telling God I couldn’t do it anymore. I told Him I was tired of crying. I told him I just wanted him to fix the medical issues I was having and that I was done having babies. I just couldn’t bear to go through the pain again.  

Less than 2 weeks later I found out I was pregnant again. I kept telling my husband God obviously had a sense of humor and had other things in mind for our family.

So, when we found out it was a girl I immediately knew I wanted her middle name to be Joy. I knew that she was my gift from God and that he had given her to us to take away all the tears of the past couple years. 

If you’ve ever heard there’s meaning to a name, let me just tell you that is totally true. From the day she was born she has lived up to the name. 

God gave her to me to remind me to laugh daily.

She’s always smiling, she’s the eternal optimist, and she has a joy that can only be a gift. 

I even call her Joy sometimes. It just fits.  

Thank you God for bringing Joy into our lives and laughter into our hearts. 

Thankful for Laughter - Day 5 of our 10 Days of Thanksgiving

Day 5 – Today’s pattern is my Wanderer Sweater….because she likes to wander. The pattern is written with the beginnner in mind, so even if you’ve never made a sweater you should have no problem with this one.   

Get the Wanderer Sweater for only $1.00 today.  

Here’s what Kate, Christine, & Heidi are offering.

Oh my!!! Check out this brand new Peppermint Kiss Bean Bag pattern that Kate has!!! This would be perfect for curling up with a good book!

Heidi always has the most fun patterns. Who doesn’t love her Long Neck Bird hat?!  

And Christine has this fun Beer Mitten Cozy!   

Beer Mitten Cozy by Sweet Potato 3


You can purchase each of the patterns listed above for $1.00 each. (offer expires 11/17/2018 @ 6 am MST / 8 am EST)

  1. Click any image or link above and be taken to the designers Ravelry page.
  2. Add as many of the patterns as you’d like to your cart.
  3. At checkout use coupon code Laugh5 (code will work for all 4 patterns)
  4. If you’d like to purchase all 4 patterns you can CLICK HERE and use the code in #3 above. Please make sure your total is $4.00 before you finish checking out.

NOTE: Refunds will not be given so please make sure the discount is applied before completing checkout.

Check back tomorrow for day 6 of why we’re thankful & blessed.


Leave a comment and let me know what you are most thankful for.

Happy Crocheting!

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