12 SALs Happening in 2017

12 cross stitch sals big pinnable image

Stitchrovia's Charity SAL for UK based charity Mind. All profits from the pattern will go to directly to the charity to help those who suffer with mental health issues, as well as their families. You'll find the first of nine installments at … [Continue reading]

Always Some Madness in Love

preview of the pattern for madness in love quote

Click Here to Try Amazon Prime 30-Day Free Trial My favorite Nietzsche quote. Quite possibly my favorite quote of anyone ever. Download the free cross stitch pattern here as a PDF or add it to your account at Craftsy, whichever you … [Continue reading]

10 Things I Want to Do in 2017

10 stitchy things I want to do in 2017

So here we are almost two full weeks into the new year already. Gosh, that happened fast. I'm trying to get my stitching stash reorganized so I can spend more time stitching and less time moving things from place to place. I miss having a "spot" that … [Continue reading]

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

the girl on the train by paula hawkins available on Amazon (kindle, paperback, and hardcover)

Why is everyone drunk or drinking all the time? I can't tell if this part was intentional to draw out the recovering alcoholic character perspective, that she the character is noticing it so it is being made extremely obvious to you as the reader, … [Continue reading]

Almost Done Stitching a Bookmark….

I've been working on this chevron design off and on, it's part of a series of monogram patterns that I'm working on charting to be released this year (there are bookmarks, ornaments, and in-the-hoop designs) This one is almost ready and I really like … [Continue reading]

Peppermint Twist Chevron Ornament

Peppermint Twist Free Cross Stitch Ornament Pattern

Life got away from me a little bit while I was designing and test stitching the ornament bundle for this year. I won't drag you into the details and events, but the bad news is I didn't finish designing the set in time for the holidays this year. The … [Continue reading]

Retta’s Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

printable recipe card for peanut butter cookie recipe

Several years ago when everyone in my house could still eat peanuts and I was baking more frequently, there were many batches of peanut butter cookies being made. This is also the recipe I shared way back in the first Stitching the Night Away holiday … [Continue reading]

Cookie Recipe Exchange

stitching bloggers cookie recipe exchange 2016

Think of this blog hop as a sort of virtual exchange. Share your favorite cookie recipe on your blog including the code to embed the widget, add your recipe post link to the hop widget below, and invite friends to join in on the cookie fun :) … [Continue reading]

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