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OMG I C!!!!

Isn’t this pic pretty I took it with a cool color swap feature on my camera.

Oh my goodness I am crocheting!!  Ok I’ve actually been crocheting for a couple of weeks now and well…I’m not sure you can call what I was doing actual crochet.  I made a blue flower that ended up looking like a defunct swastica and a bag that was so misshapen it became a goofy wash rag (which I will use so that someday I will look at it toss my head and think smugly, “oh ha ha how rudimentary my skills were back then.”)  But now I think I’m actually getting it, I’m making a took and it’s going surprisingly well after much “frogging” (crochet term for ripping out your work, yes I am learning crochet speak) and much stalking of Beki my patient and great crochet teaching friend I think I may be making a real live hat!!!  After the hat I want to try a flower again (to put on the hat) and after that I want to make something for a certain baby I know, but we’ll see I get frustrated easy so it can’t be super hard and I’m always over confident in what I can accomplish.

Ok I did not crochet this hat and scarf that Conner is wearing (it’s mine by the way) but the point is I could… maybe.

I remember distinctly saying one time that I had no desire to learn to crochet and here I am desiring it!  Just goes to show you, I’m weird.  But just think; now I’ll have something to do on those long trips to Toledo (since I have children and can’t really sleep all the way there any more) and something to do while at my in-laws house.  Plus I can make all manner of cute hats, scarves, baby jackets etc.  Huh I wonder what I’m going to be learning to do next year (please not scrap booking!)  Well I’m off to stitch some “sc” into another “round”.

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2 thoughts on “OMG I C!!!!

  1. Conner is so adorable!! Only one more day and you'll know what color to buy. (God willing we make it through the snow storm and that the baby is in a good position to see what it is.) I'll call you first! Love you.

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