2017 yarn palette

Yarn Palette: Fresh Hues

This month’s yarn palette is from Design Seeds and is a fresh summer palette that reminds me of margaritas. Yum! Soft Sage: Caron One Pound YarnKelly Green: Caron One Pound YarnSunflower: Caron One Pound YarnYellow: Brenat Super Saver YarnLemon: Red Heart Super SaverL’il Ivory Lace: Caron Simply Baby Yarn I had a really hard time …

health

Why I decided to eat clean

A couple of years ago I was diagnosed with a few health issues. My doctor recommended that I try a clean eating diet. I really had no idea what that was, so naturally, I headed to the internet.  During my internet searches, I came across a book by Tosca Reno, The Eat-Clean Diet, which had …

crochet diy

12 Free Sun Crochet Patterns

Welcome Summer!!! Today is the first day of summer and to help celebrate I’ve put together a compilation of 12 FREE crochet sun patterns. It has been so gloomy lately in North Carolina that I needed a little sunshine to brighten up my day. 1. Summer Sun Wreath 2. Sol Rug 3.  Sets of Suns …

freebies health

Free Monthly Migraine Tracker

I come from a long line of migraine sufferers (During my childhood,  I remember watching my mom give herself shots of Imitrex to battle her migraines). So I knew that over time I too would eventually develop migraines. For me, they really didn’t get intense until my thirties, though I did have them off and …

blogging

Blog Content Survey

A few days ago I set up a little survey on my blog sidebar. It was a simple Blogger survey, but I found it kind of hard to see. So, I scoured the web for a free survey service and found SurveyMonkey. What a find! If you are looking for a survey service check it …