A Stroka Gene Us Alpaca: Farm Tour and Festival

I was delighted to discover an alpaca farm in Mississippi and marked my calendar to make the short trip to Stringer, Mississippi for a visit. Each year the farm has a fall festival and it was a wonderful experience. This working alpaca farm is located just a few miles...

The Quarter Stitch-New Orleans

The Quarter Stitch-New Orleans New Orleans is a fascinating city and is a local getaway from my hometown!  This historic American city is a cultural melting pot of food, music, and geographic influences. The city is known fondly as The Big Easy – don’t you...

Crochet Basics: Tips for Learning

Learning to Crochet  As a beginner learning any new skill, there are questions. More questions than answers, some may say. Millions of people worldwide crochet as a hobby or as a source of income. In recent years, crocheting has appeared on high-fashion runways and is...

How to Start a Crochet Blog

Start A Crochet Blog Today – Step By Step Are you curious about how to start a crochet blog? If you have been visiting crochet and crafting blogs, you may be thinking “Sure, I want to start a blog, too” and become a blog wizard.  I’m here to tell you that with a...

Crochet Without a Pattern: Two Easy Stitches

Crochet without a Pattern   Would you like to learn how to crochet without a pattern? Many of my crochet projects are self-created using stitch guides instead of patterns. How do I do this? First, I conceptualize the finished projects. After determining size and...
Crochet Getaway Escapades for Crafting

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