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Friday, February 19, 2010
SWAPS & CALS & INSANITY...oh my
What am I thinking? Seriously? Do I think I have a nanny or a house cleaner or something? Because recently I've signed myself up for several crochet swap and/or crochet-alongs. I kid myself and say it's for the "learning experience" but so far, all I am learning is how to put-off as many chores as possible. I still feed the kids however and remember to pick the big ones up from school. And I haven't let Peelu wander off into the street yet. That should count for something, right?
Okay, here's the rundown.
Mel's Create-along over at One Crafty Mumma, where we are making wash/dishcloths. Practical, right? I thought so!
I am also participating in the 12 Dancing Dishcloth year long swap at Ravelry. Above is a photo of the package I just sent to Shelly in Idaho. Hope she enjoys it. And I can't wait for November when I get to be the recipient of 11 fabulous dishcloths.
Oh we're not done yet! I also signed up for this super fun granny square swap at Hoot-n-Annie that I found via Becky at Strumpets Crumpets. I am so, so, so excited for this swap as we all know that grannies are a very real obsession for me right now. Plus, all the girls in it have really cute blogs and amazing creativity. Check out the flickr site for the swap.
And finally...as I drooled for more time than I care to admit at this potholder swap that took place last year...I just found out that they are having another one, going on right now!! Here's a flickr group link and the ravelry link too. This one is still open is you have a mind to join along. Of course, I do have the above pot holders already started but do you think I would go wtih what I already have? Heck no....I am already auditioning different patterns. Heaven help me.
Wife to a VERY understanding man (even if he does roll his eyes and duck back into his garage way too much); mother to three maniacs,crafter, professional volunteer, crazed maniac in her own right...yep, that about covers it for now.
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