Crafting with Kids: Our Thankful Tree

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Hey Everyone! I’ve got a fun project for you today, perfect for the month of November and great for kids!  We always talk about what we are thankful for every Thanksgiving, like so many families do.  This year I wanted to make a Thankful Tree with my kids, so that we could sit down and [...]

Free Slouchy Crochet Hat Pattern with Caron Simply Soft Yarn

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Hey Everyone!  My newest crochet video is up with the Lionbrand Heartland Yarn, but I also tested out this pattern with the Caron Simply Soft Yarn.  The Caron yarn is the same weight but much finer, so I had to modify the instructions a bit.  So, you can watch the video for all the stitches [...]

Free Slightly Slouchy Crochet Hat Pattern

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Hey everyone!  So today, I have a new crochet pattern and video tutorial ready for you guys!  See below for the details on the pattern, materials used and the written instructions! Materials!              I used 1 skein of the Lionbrand Heartland yarn in the color Mount Ranier and a size [...]

Crochet Infinity Scarf Video Tutorial

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Hey Everyone!  Want to know what my No.1 video on YouTube is?  It’s this infinity scarf video!  I have a bunch of crochet tutorials coming for this fall, including on that I am filming this weekend, but here is the video and a few photos for this Infinity Scarf Tutorial!     3 Skeins Bulky [...]

Baby Blanket Crochet Video Tutorial

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Hey Everyone! I just realized that I never blogged about my Baby Blanket Crochet Video!  It’s quickly becoming my no. 1 video on YouTube, so I wanted to make sure I shared it over here too!  See below for the written instructions and materials that I used! This is a fun and easy baby blanket [...]

New Video Tutorial! DIY Painted Pumpkins

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Hey Everyone! I have a new video tutorial up today!   It’s that time of year to begin prepping for Halloween, Thanksgiving and the Fall season.  I think copper is going to be a big trend this fall, so I wanted to utilize this metallic in some pumpkins.  These were we super simple and inexpensive! [...]

One Way to Change Color in Crochet

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Hey Everyone! My last YouTube video showed you how to make a really simple beginner scarf.  I tried to film it nice and slow so a beginner could follow along for their first project.  I wanted to include the color change tip in that video, but because of the length and the fact that it [...]

New Beginner Crochet Pattern

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Hey Everyone! Well today was the first day of homeschool and I survived!  Haha I knew I would but we’ll see how I feel in a month or two!  It didn’t take as long as I was anticipating and I was even able to squeeze in a workout and get my new video uploaded. Speaking [...]

Pencil Pouch Video Tutorial

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Hey Everyone!  Last week I was trying to decide which tutorial to film next.  My plan was to do a crochet tutorial, but I was worried I wouldn’t get it done in time (crochet tutes take forever!).  I was looking at my fabric and thought… Oh my goodness!   I need to do a back [...]

Easy Quilt Top Tutorial with a Layer Cake

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Hey Everyone! I have a new YouTube Tutorial up! This quilt is fun because it uses the super simple and beginner friendly half square triangle to create this easy quilt top. I used a layer cake so it was even easier!  I made all the hsts and then I used my nifty design board to [...]