How NOT to color an adult coloring book

Coloring in my adult coloring book (1)

This post contains affiliate links¬†(click here for more info). If you click these ads/links and make a purchase, I may be compensated. I had a little downtime on Christmas morning, and thought I would fill it by coloring in one of my new adult coloring books (Mandala Wonders), which I had just unwrapped 5 minutes earlier. Affiliate Advertisement I love … Continue reading →

Snow Day

Snow day

This was the view out my bedroom window this morning. There’s a bit of a break right now, but it’s supposed to keep snowing through the rest of today. So I put on some comfy “pajamas” (ratty old shorts and a t-shirt…but hey, they’re comfortable!), grabbed some of the coffee my amazingly fantastic hubby made this morning, and locked myself … Continue reading →

LYS Review – The Nook in Lisle IL (part 2)

The work room at the Nook

A little while ago, I told you a lot about my LYS, the Nook in Lisle IL.¬† That post sort of kept growing and growing, until I found I had written too much and hadn’t even mentioned yarn yet! I decided to keep all the yarnie goodness for this 2nd post. The Nook has two owners, Tina and Kitty, both … Continue reading →

LYS Review – The Nook in Lisle IL (part 1)

Yarn bombed car

I’ve learned, over this last year, that a great LYS can be so much more than a place to buy yarn. It’s a home away from home, a place for fun, friends, advice of all kinds, and that warm fuzzy feeling that you just belong. It’s like the line from Cheers – “where everybody knows your name.” At least, that’s … Continue reading →

Help me, caramel macchiatto

You’re my only hope! This post is part of the 5th Annual Knitting & Crochet Blog Week. #KCBW5 #5KCBWDAY3 … Continue reading →