DIY Halloween

DIY Craft Pumpkin Fox

September 14, 2020

DIY Craft Pumpkin Fox- turn a couple of foam pumpkins into this adorable , woodland creature! Craft pumpkins are great because they’re versatile and you can use them year after year. I usually paint mine, but this year I wanted to do something different. This decorative fox is made by gluing 2 craft pumpkins on top of each other. Then the face and chest are painted on using…

Free Knitting Pattern Halloween

Easy Plush Ghost Knitting Pattern

September 11, 2020

Easy Plush Ghost Knitting Pattern- a fun-to-knit pattern that’s perfect for Halloween decor! You can’t have Halloween without ghosts! These little guys are more cute than scary which makes them ideal for kids. They are knit on single point needles with some increases and decreases, making this pattern beginner-friendly. You can leave these ghosts as-is or add a loop to the top for hanging. Easy Plush Ghost Knitting…

Free Crochet Pattern

How to Crochet a Pumpkin – the Easy Way!

September 7, 2020

How to Crochet a Pumpkin- learn to crochet decorative pumpkins the easy way with this video tutorial! After featuring knitting patterns on the blog for years, I decided to branch out and include some crochet patterns as well! The first pattern is for these easy-to-make pumpkins. These pumpkins are great for fall decorating. They can be placed on a mantel or bookcase or together in a large, decorative…

Free Knitting Pattern

Top Down Baby Sweater Knitting Pattern

September 5, 2020

Top Down Baby Sweater Knitting Pattern- an easy sweater that’s knit top down with no seaming! In all my years of doing this blog, I’ve found that there are two kinds of knitters- those that don’t mind sewing seams and those that can’t stand it! If you’re in the latter group, this is the pattern for you! Usually knitting a sweater involves making 4 different pieces on single…

recipes Vegan

Best Vegan Banana Bread

August 28, 2020

Best Vegan Banana Bread- so good you won’t even know it’s vegan! Some baked goods can be hard to vegan-ize, but not banana bread! No eggs or dairy are needed to make this loaf moist and delicious! This foolproof recipe can be made in one bowl and there’s minimal prep time. If you have over-ripe bananas lying around, make a loaf (or 2!). They never last long in…