DIY $10 Blanket Ladder

It's winter in Wisconsin. Translation = it's cold outside! Lately the temperatures have been dipping down pretty low and we've been getting a little bit of snow flurries each day. It's exactly the type of weather where all I want to do to is snuggle up on the couch under a nice soft blanket to stay warm....more

Arrowhead Striped Afghan - Free Pattern

Arrowhead Striped Afghan - Free Pattern...more

Easy Crochet Ripple Blanket


Very very cuddly DIY blanket!

I'm Thankful for Patience

Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.”~Helen Keller ...more

Michael Jackson's Legacy

Michael Jackson's children were able to keep it on the low when they volunteered at a center for the homeless in Los Angeles - because people had no idea who they are. "They just blend in there and they just want to give as much as they can to that center and other charities as well."...more

Here's the link of the video Interview of the Children and Katherine ...more

The Blanket: An Unexpected Gift

Starting Fresh When I was 12, our family picked up and moved from South Central Texas to the Texas Panhandle. It had been a rough year or so for my parents. Exactly how rough it had been I'll never know, but I knew enough to know we were starting over. For my mom, the move meant going back home to family. ...more

stand out in my mind are the year of the Cabbage Patch Dolls and the year that my family lived ...more

Michael Jackson’s Kids Get the Belt

There’s something that makes me all itc...more

Mr. Binks and Mr. Blankie

MOMS - I need your help!Somebody is very attached to his Mr. Binks. So much so that if you ask him where Mr. Binks is, that he hunts it down and shoves it in his mouth. This is, of course, assuming that it isn't already in his mouth....more

The High School Memory Blanket

What can you do with 25 high school T shirts that cannot be worn in college because it isn't "cool"? 25 times $15 equals $375.00 of clothing that's outdated !!!! You cut out the centers, all the same size and make a blanket! We worked as a team on this. About 25% of my advice was accepted and used -Pretty good for a teen and Mom project. ( 75% of what I suggested was DUMB) Of course ALL of her ideas were the best! (wink-wink) ...more