We Werkers Are Hitting the Road

We Werkers Are Hitting the Road

Last week I hinted a little about our upcoming road trip, but I’m so excited about it that I know I’m probably going to write a lot about it, so best to just start now, right? A couple of years ago, my very practical mom suggested that we take Owen to...
Craftsy Flash Sale!

Craftsy Flash Sale!

The sale is on through tomorrow (Sunday), and includes my class, Crochet: Basics & Beyond, and loads of others that are amazeballs. Spring’s a great time for learning new arts, crafts and cooking! A totally great...

Happy 100th Day of Making!

If you started a #yearofmaking on January 1st, today is your one hundredth day! (If you started before or after January 1st, tell me what day you’re on in the comments, wontcha? And if you haven’t started yet, no day is a bad day to start.) (Oh, and if...
Skype Date with a Book Group

Skype Date with a Book Group

Last week, I Skyped with a book group that’s working through Make It Mighty Ugly in 2015. (You heard that right; they formed the group just to work through the book!) What a fun way to spend an evening – both for me and, I hope, for them. They brought up some...

Happy Birthday, Mighty Ugly!

It was five years ago today that I launched mightyugly.com. Five years! Before Mighty Ugly, I was struggling through my post-crochet world without a clue as to how I’d ever find something else to do with my life. And then the ugly took over. Ugly has introduced...

Help Me Make Compulsory Podcast Better!

I thought I’d spend much of 2015 working on an idea for a new book, but as usually happens with vague plans I make, those plans have changed. What’s ended up happening in 2015 is that I’ve fallen in love with podcasting, and though the topic of...