Monthly Archives: April 2011

I’m Ready For May

 I finally started back crocheting again.  I’m crocheting the Blue Lace River Wrap from Crochet Magazine that I have written about  several times. I don’t know if it’s an item I’ll gift to someone or if it is something I … Continue reading

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Getting Back on Track

Hopefully,   I will get back to crocheting today.   It’s been one excuse after another, from being too tired to misplacing all my crochet hooks. But today, I feel well rested.  And, most of  my crochet hooks are present and accounted for. … Continue reading

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Good Shepherd Mennonite/Blog Dedication day4/25/2011

I want to dedicate this post to  Good Shepherd Mennonite Church, Bronx, NY.    A former supervisor I had , frequently said “everything comes by way of relationships” .  I formed many positive relationships from age 4-age 24   as part of the community at  Good Shepherd Mennonite … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday

I haven’t felt much like crocheting for several days. Hopefully I’ll feel better tomorrow and pick up my crocheting hook again. This morning, I watched  the old movie Easter Parade  starring Fred Astaire and Judy Garland. I really like that movie. I … Continue reading

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Easy Crochet Hats/ Book Review

I did not crochet at all today or yesterday. I was too tired from going out on Wednesday with my mom to her doctor’s appointment. Even though I used my wheelchair most of the time, I also walked some of the time using … Continue reading

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Still Awake At 3am

It’s after 3am and I haven’t been asleep yet.  That’s not so unusual. But the problem is I have to get up about 5:00am.  I going with my mom on a medical appointment.  I haven’t been outside since my medical appointment last … Continue reading

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Treasuries

April showers aptly describes the weather this past week.  Hopefully, I will finish crocheting the blue and white baby blanket today. The baby I am making it for was born on April 8, 2011. On Friday, I watched a live … Continue reading

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Appreciate Each Day

I saw an interesting greeting card set on the Esty site recently at http://www.etsy.com/shop/ivanchan.    The front of the cards depict a morning-glory flower , a firefly and the phrase Carpe Diem. Morning -glories bloom for a brief time . Fireflies also have … Continue reading

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Counting My Blessings

I am still crocheting  the blue and white baby blanket. I will have to order more yarn to finish it and make the matching hat and sweater. I want to finish making this set before April is over. So I have at least  … Continue reading

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Blue Lace River Wrap

  I saw a t.v. commercial for Dove Candies today that  I found amusing.  The commercial starts with a woman saying something like “I can’t sew, crochet or knit. I’m not perfect.”   If the ability to sew, crochet  and knit defines the perfect woman,  … Continue reading

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