>Yarn Bombing Basics & Pics

> Ok, I did a post the other day about my opinions on the pros and cons of yarn bombing. (click here for post)  Some made comments that they didn’t know what it was, so I thought I would shed some light on the subject. According to…

Tidy Mind, Tidy Stitches

“How do you keep your yarn wrangling organised?” This is a pretty easy topic for me seeing as I just organized my stash at the beginning of the year.  I found that I wasn’t even looking to see if I had a yarn I could…

>My Yarn Diet

>My goal for 2011 was to use up as much of my yarn stash as possible . . . without adding to it.  I told my hubby its my yarn diet.  Let’s just say it hasn’t been going very well.  I started out great by organizing my…

Organizing My Yarn Stash

My goal for this year was to use up my yarn stash.  In order to do this I decided to start by getting my stash organized.  We have a woodstove, which creates tremendous amounts of dust, so I decided to get some clear plastic totes to store…

>You Know You’re A Yarnaholic When . . . . .

>I live 1/2 hour from the closest craft store, grocery store, warehouse club, etc.  Because of the price of gas, I’ve been trying to consolidate trips into town.  Hubby only gets paid every other week, so yesterday and today were shopping days for me (with all…

Don’t Mess With My Yarn!!!

  I laughed so hard when I saw this. This is sooo me. Take whatever you want, just leave the yarn. LOL. Can anyone else relate? I borrowed this cartoon from Clara over at Clara’s Crochet Room. Please go visit her blog. She’s got some other great…

>Irresistable Yarn

>I just bough more yarn!  This does NOT help me in my Yarn Challenge for the year! CLICK HERE to read more about my original challenge to myself.  Here’s what happened. . . . . I got these 2 great ideas for afghans.  I knew…

>Yarn Challenge 2010

>This year I gave myself the challenge of not buying any new yarn. I wanted to use up the stash I have accumulated over the years. The benefit was that I would save money at the same time. The beginning of the year was much…

Caving to the Pressure

My yarn challenge for 2010 (see previous post) was to not buy any new yarn this year.  I wanted to use up my stash & save some money along the way.  I have a small allowance each month to spend if I need something to…

>JACKPOT !!!

>Many of you may not know this but I am due with baby #6 in the next few weeks. The other day I decided to go down in the basement to pull out the baby clothes and wash them. Because this is girl #5 I have plenty of…