more waffle socks

More Blueberry Waffle Socks

I am finally done with my latest pair of Blueberry Waffle Socks. While I love wearing these socks. I think that I got a little burnt out on knitting this particular textured pattern PATTERN: Blueberry Waffle Socks STARTED: 04/28/2016 – COMPLETED: 07/10/2016 YARN: Knit Picks Stroll Bare! which I hand dyed myself YARDAGE/WEIGHT: 69 grams or 319 yards FIBER CONTENT: wool/nylon blend NEEDLES: 2.25 mm ( … Continue reading More Blueberry Waffle Socks

Buster Bar Desert

*** This is one of my Hubby’s family favorites. Buster Bar Desert 1 regular size package of Oreo Cookies ½ Cup melted margarine ½ gal softened ice cream 12-16 oz salted Spanish peanuts Combine crushed cookies with margarine. Press in bottom of 9 x 13” greased pan. Spoon ice cream over crumb mixture and spread with peanuts. Place in freezer while preparing topping. Topping: 2 … Continue reading Buster Bar Desert

life saver socks

Lifesavers Socks

I love this pair of socks that I knit for my Daughter. I let her pick out the yarn. She was not entirety impressed when I told her that they were a Christmas gift and that she had to wait for Christmas to get them. I reminded her that I have already given her 3 pairs of socks this year and that she is getting … Continue reading Lifesavers Socks


Messy Monday – Fourth of July

Happy Fourth of July/Independence Day!!!! I finally got around to trying out that new Glimmer yarn base that I got for Mother’s Day. I really love how this yarn turned out. I knit my Daughter a pair of patriotic socks as soon as the yarn dried. For this yarn I used Jacquard’s Dye in the shades of Sapphire Blue and Fire Red. I dyed one … Continue reading Messy Monday – Fourth of July


Rose City Rollers

After complaining that knitting with the 9 inch Hiya Hiya needles hurt my hands I decided to exspirement. The first few pairs of socks that I knit with them all had a textured pattern. I decided to try knitting a simple shortie sock that was mostly stockingette stitch. I am happy to say that knitting a plain sock does not hurt my hands at all. … Continue reading Rose City Rollers

Operation Gratitude

Knit & Crochet This Summer to Keep Deployed Troops Warm This Winter! — Operation Gratitude Blog

PLEASE READ AND CONCIDER DONATING TO SCARVES FOR TROOPS ORIGIONALLY POSTED ON THE OPERATION GRATITUDE BLOG Do you love to knit or crochet? Have you been looking for a project to use up your piles of leftover yarn? Do you want to help thank and support deployed U.S. Service Members? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Below are links to ALL the information … Continue reading Knit & Crochet This Summer to Keep Deployed Troops Warm This Winter! — Operation Gratitude Blog

cheery blueberry waffle socks

Cheery Blueberry Waffle Socks.

I am so happy to finally have this pair of socks off the needles and in my sock drawer. I think that I have cured my sock knitting binge for a while. I am planning on trying to finish off some of my works in progress next. I dyed this yarn similar to a photo that I found on line however mine has more color … Continue reading Cheery Blueberry Waffle Socks.