Author Archives: civilwarrose5

Wooden Holders

It’s been two weeks since I posted anything. Somebody whined that I was posting too much of my crochet stuff, so I had to find time to work on non-crochet stuff. It wasn’t easy. In the last woodworking post I … Continue reading

Posted in Wood Work, Workshop | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Drooling Over Crocheted Throws

If you’ve followed my blog for a little bit then you know that I crochet blankets for Project Linus. I try to make quite a few of these every year so typically I don’t get too excited over crochet patterns … Continue reading

Posted in Blankets, Crochet, Yarn | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Wooden Finishes!

A recent picture of me: Okay, so it’s not ACTUALLY me, but that’s exactly how my head has been feeling lately. When you’re allergic to every thing and have sinus issues it can slow down progress on your projects. My … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Wood Work, Workshop | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Machining a Support – Take 2

I haven’t posted in a while because we’ve been taking little steps on many projects, but not enough to really add up to a post. Also, I’ve been winding a LOT of yarn. I have wound over half of the … Continue reading

Posted in CNC Router, Machining | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Vacation Crocheting

I took vacation time off of work last week. While Jay was in his workshop, I was crocheting and watching The Good Place on Netflix (for the 9,456,778th time). My big project was a lapghan to use at work. I … Continue reading

Posted in Blankets, Crochet, Hats | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Vacation Woodworking

In the summer we usually head to my sister’s for vacation. However, due to the current plague, Jay’s work was being less than cooperative so he still took vacation… at home. Don’t even get me started…. The good thing about … Continue reading

Posted in CNC Router, Wood Magazine, Wood Work, Workshop | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Completed Crochet Projects

A lot of people won’t crochet in the summer because they claim it’s too hot. I think that I naturally gravitate to crochet because in the past if I wanted to sew I had to do so in the sauna … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet, Garment, Hats, Yarn | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Staying Cool in the Workshop

It’s been very warm. I usually don’t like to run our A.C., but I think I’ve had it on for the last week. Over the next few days the temps are suppose to hover in the 90’s area. That’s fine … Continue reading

Posted in Wood Work, Workshop | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ice Yarns Haul #3

Looking at my crochet area you would probably suggest to me that I don’t need any more yarn for quite a while. After all, I haven’t used up all the yarn from my last Ice Yarns order. But here’s the … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet, Garment, Reviews, Yarn | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Woodworking Organizers

I have been busy with my various projects, but I noticed that Jay seemed to be in a bit of a lull. He’s been drawing up a lot of things in SketchUp, but the woodworking machines have been quiet. I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Real Life, Wood Work | Tagged , , | 1 Comment