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Circle Mini Pouch – Free Crochet Pattern
 
Circle Mini Pouch – Free Crochet Pattern
Who doesn’t love tiny things?? What about a little pouch to store those tiny things?? I don’t think it gets better than that. This little circle pouch is modern, sleek and super easy to make! Make a bunch for your friends! Materials One Skein Lion Brand Jeans Yarn (I used the color “Top Stitch”) Size…
Free Crochet Pattern – Twisted Turban
 
Free Crochet Pattern – Twisted Turban
Hello fellow yarn lovers! If you couldn’t tell by now, I love a knit-look, easy-to-complete crochet pattern! This headwrap is both of those things! It’s the little sister to the Oxford Beanie and uses the same stitches and technique. If you can crochet a rectangle, you can make this pattern! This is another pattern where…
Free Crochet Pattern: Oxford Beanie
 
Free Crochet Pattern: Oxford Beanie
I’ve been working on this pattern for what seems like forever! I was in a never ending search for the perfect knit-look beanie and just couldn’t find what I was looking for. I started playing around with different stitches, yarn weights and hooks until I landed on the perfect combination. This pattern is so versatile…
Crochet Waffle Stitch Infinity Scarf – Free Pattern
 
Crochet Waffle Stitch Infinity Scarf – Free Pattern
I think fall weather has official hit us here in southern Ohio and I am HERE. FOR. IT.  I’m also so ready to snuggle up with this amazing infinity scarf that could not be more cozy than it already is.  It’s like wrapping up in a super soft, snuggly blanket and forgetting about all of…
Free Crochet Pattern – Hexagon Blanket
 
Free Crochet Pattern – Hexagon Blanket
Looking for a new favorite blanket??  Well, you’re welcome, because here it is.  We fight over this blanket in our house and I usually win because I made it 😉  You can use any weight yarn with the coordinating hook but I highly suggest using chunky yarn (I used Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick…
Crochet Triangle Scarf – Free Pattern!
 
Crochet Triangle Scarf – Free Pattern!
Hi friends!   It’s been quite a while, but I picked up my crochet hook again and fell in love all over.  I’ve been crocheting non-stop this summer!  It seems like a weird time to be crocheting, when its 95 degrees outside, but its actually been wonderful!  I’ve got a few new patterns coming your way…
Christmas Toy Gift Guide for Kids
 
Christmas Toy Gift Guide for Kids
The holiday season is upon us and with that comes gift giving.  It’s so easy to get stumped on what to buy the kiddos in your life when the trends are changing so often!  So, I wanted to share with you the toys and play items we own personally that have withstood the test of…
What I Learned When I Walked My Kids to School
 
What I Learned When I Walked My Kids to School
We only live 0.5 miles away from Alex’s school.  Before he started Kindergarten, I had grand ideas of walking to school with him while pushing the littler two in the stroller, dogs in tow.  Ah, what a glorious morning walk that would be! We walked to school a few times when it was warm, but…
Cloth Diaper Guilt: Making the Switch to Disposables
 
Cloth Diaper Guilt: Making the Switch to Disposables
We started our cloth diaper journey when Alex was around 5 months old. A friend introduced me to the idea and was so kind as to send us a big box of her own diapers to try out so we could ultimately decide A) if it was for us and B) what brand we liked…
VEGAN Roasted Potato and Cauliflower Soup
 
VEGAN Roasted Potato and Cauliflower Soup
Fall is here and that means soup season!  There is nothing like a warm bowl up soup to warm your bones on a chilly day, especially a big ole bowl of roasted potato and cauliflower soup! This soup is so savory and warming and comes together rather quickly!  It is perfect for this cooler weather…
Energy Bites Recipe & a Mini Life Update!
 
Energy Bites Recipe & a Mini Life Update!
Hey there friends! We are in full blown fall mode over here!  Halloween candy munchin’, warm apple cider sippin’, pumpkin carving fun and cozy sweaters!  Follow me on Instagram to see more of our fun fall activities!  Before I share the energy bites recipe with you, I thought I would give you (very) mini update…
Another (& Final) Kitchen Light Update!
 
Another (& Final) Kitchen Light Update!
Y’all.  We replaced out kitchen lights after 5 years of living with a 90s box light and a larger than normal dome light (that wasn’t even centered over our table.  I know).  It wasn’t pretty, but in all honesty, we just learned to ignore them. We tackled this project over the winter with the help…