Tag: crochet

  • June Crafting Roundup: What I’ve Been Making This Month

    June Crafting Roundup: What I’ve Been Making This Month

    This month has been a big one for crafting! After a long dry spell, I picked up my crochet hook and bought some new materials to get back into that beautiful creative state of mind.  Recently I’ve taken an interest in polymer clay. I started out by crafting a pair of mushroom earrings for myself. […]

  • Knitting for Chronic Pain and Mental Health

    Knitting for Chronic Pain and Mental Health

    Having arthritis has me living like a retiree. I knit, crochet, cross-stitch, read, and drink lots of tea under a heavy blanket. Knitting for chronic pain is not a new or revolutionary idea, but it is something I’ve found incredibly helpful!  I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia, a chronic pain condition triggered by […]