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San Juan Capistrano

San Antonio: Mission San Juan Capistrano

Mission San Juan Capistrano The Mission San Juan Capistrano is one of five missions established near San Antonio, Texas by the Catholic religious orders of Spain spreading Christianity among the local families in the 1700’s. Today, the San Antonio Missions…
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Remembering the Alamo

Remembering the Alamo: San Antonio Texas

The Alamo was founded as one of five Spanish missions established along the San Antonio River. Their rich history continues to influence the region today. These church missions were built primarily to link the Spanish influence between missions in east…
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Charity Programs for Crochet

Touching Tiny Lives: Charity Handcrafting

Caring and Giving through Charity Connections The young couple huddled under the weight of heavy burdens as they passed me in the hospital corridor. Only teenagers, they were now parents.Their tiny newborn son remained in the hospital’s NICU baby ward…
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How to choose Yarn

Crochet Basics: Selecting the Right Yarn

Yarn selection, whether for crocheting or knitting, can be an overwhelming task. A regional yarn shop usually offers a variety of fiber structures and colors. Online vendors, such as Deramores, offer a tremendous selection with easy shipping right to your home. There…
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Golden Gate Bridge California Tour

San Francisco: Golden Gate Bridge Walking Tour

Here’s the cure for the common tour: San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge!  We wanted to walk the famous landmark for the photo opportunities. However, we struck gold upon discovering free walking tours offered through sfcityguides.org. Golden Gate Bridge by Foot…
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Crochet Cruise How To Guide

Completely Change Your Perspective With A Crochet Cruise

Crafting vacations have long-standing popularity. As travelers cherish time away from work for holidays, themed cruises are continuing to grow in popularity. Crochet cruises are a wonderful vacation opportunity for crafting, networking, and learning new skills while at sea. Resources:…
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