The story of how a poor black woman's cells, taken without her consent, changed the face of medicine.
Brighten up your winter blues with a cheerful new kitchen towel pattern!
As you may or may not know, I am a breast cancer survivor. It's a big part of my life story, and on this day, the day that marks me as three years cancer-free, I thought I would share my story with you. Back in February of 2015, I went in for a routine Pap. … Continue reading My Cancer Story
Hi everyone! I hope everyone has been enjoying the holidays! We had a pretty low-key Christmas here, with my mom and step-dad out for a visit. Santa came and went, and so did the flu-bug, I’m afraid. But alas, we are all well again and ready to ring in 2019! I’m just popping in real … Continue reading Autumn Walks Reboot
Hauntingly beautiful, achingly tragic. That’s how I would describe the tale that Kate Morton wove for us in The Clockmaker’s Daughter.
Wow! What a month! Since posting my free Fir Tree Washcloth pattern last month, I've been busy focusing on market prep and holidays and more importantly, spending time with my family. That's what it is all about, after all! The other day, I posted a picture of my Christmas tree on Instagram and talked about our … Continue reading Letters From Santa
Hello and happy November everyone! With the start of this month, many are already thinking of gifts for the upcoming holiday season, and if you're a maker, then this is probably a busy time of year for you. So I'm here to help with a quick make that is a great gift for those last … Continue reading Fir Tree Washcloth
Naomi Cottle has a talent for finding missing children with a sixth sense born of a past she cannot remember. It's been three years since the disappearance of Madison Culver, and the odds are not in her favor. Her parents' last hope remains with Naomi, as she strategically works her way through the mountainous forest of Washington state to bring Madison home, dead or alive.
I'm so excited to share something I've been working on, just in time for fall! The Autumn Walks Triangle Scarf is here!!
It's fall, and that means that my hooks are constantly pulling up loops, and one of my best sellers is my basic coffee cup cozy. They are so handy to have on the go when the coffee cup is too hot to hold but you need that hot beverage because it's so stinking cold out. What are you to do? Accessorize, of course!