5 Reasons Why I Write This Blog

5 Reasons Why I Write This Blog If you are new around these parts, this is a great place to begin. Here you’ll learn my top reasons why I write this blog. This blog exists primarily for people like you: creatives who want to share their time and talent with others through knitting. Is this […] Read more…

4 Reasons to Find Purpose in Knitting

  4 Reasons to Find Purpose in Knitting Why do people still knit? There is a whole host of answers to this question. Perhaps you have pondered this question yourself. Why do something so oldfashioned? Doesn’t it take forever? Couldn’t you just go out and buy it and move on? There are probably as many answers […] Read more…

5 Ways You Can Make Time to Knit

As you know, knitting is an art that takes time. In this busy lifestyle that I expect most of us lead, there are a thousand different demands that are pulling us in a thousand different directions. How do you make time for an activity that doesn’t offer the instant satisfaction of completion in one sitting? […] Read more…

How to Save Money on Homeschool Curriculum

Please note: this post may contain affiliate links. I have been homeschooling my 2 kiddos for more than 6 years. These are the tools and tricks I use to aquire our homeschool curriculum. Shop Used Curriculum Sales Unfortunately, I didn’t know about this one until I finished my first year of homeschooling. Think yard sale […] Read more…

Discouraged With Your Finances?

Sometimes it can be really hard when you are living a frugal lifestyle. I think we all go through periods of “I want it now!” How can we avoid or get out of this detrimental way of thinking? Try this the next time you feel discouraged with your finances. Look Back Occasionally, you have to take stock […] Read more…

Prayer Vacuum

Yes, you read that right. I found myself doing a prayer vacuum. It’s like a prayer walk… where you go around praying for the people that you will come into contact with during that day or in a particular location (ie. a school or daycare or hospital). Instead of walking, I chose to vacuum. Hey […] Read more…

How I’ve Learned to Cope with Mom Guilt

Do you ever feel that you’re not doing enough? Occasionally, I experience “mom guilt” when I have to leave and go to work. I don’t even have a traditional 9 to 5. I usually am gone for a few hours at the most. But sometimes I wonder if my kids would be better off with more […] Read more…

Just Walk Away

So believe it or not, I was up until 2:30 AM working on this blog. Have you ever spent an hour trying to do something easy and/or mundane and then get more and more frustrated when it doesn’t come together like how you had envisioned it? Yeah, that was me last night. The sensible thing […] Read more…