Tag: charity

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, and this scarf was created as part of a scarf drive. Sonya from Blackstone Designs has done all the legwork and gotten a great group of designers together to create scarf patterns. The 

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…..to 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