Month: August 2014

Cobberson felt hearts garland

How soon is too soon to start holiday crafting?

As you know, I’m one of the round-up editors for CraftGossip.  I try to keep the posts seasonally appropriate (such as feature back to school crafts a few weeks before most kids start school), but this week, I think I pulled the trigger too fast on Halloween craft time!  Maybe it’s because I started to […] Read more…

This crafter needs some organization

Is this the top of the supply pile? I need some help!  In the past, I was solely a knitter, with the inevitable gigantic yarn stash.  Even though I had tons of yarns, I didn’t have any troubles organizing them since they were a cohesive group. Just stored them in baskets by color or by […] Read more…

cobberson knitting yarn

Harry Potter knitwear, take two

So we just finished reading the first Harry Potter book to the boys – it took FOREVER, since we were able to get through 1/3 of a chapter per night at bedtime and there are almost twenty chapters.  The guys really enjoyed finally reading a big chapter book, although I think it was a bit much […] Read more…

How to save big money on your wedding

Planning a wedding can be incredibly expensive, but there are definitely some big ways to save a lot of money.  T and I just celebrated our 8th anniversary this week, and while I was looking through our wedding album, happy memories of the wedding and yes, wedding planning came flooding back to me.   First […] Read more…