Care fatigue

I think I have care fatigue. Not full-on compassion fatigue, it’s just that my personal care.com is coming up with a 404 page. It’s redirecting to “I don’t give two shits dot com.” I’m supposed to care about the suffering of those less fortunate in my own neighborhood. I’m supposed …

Get shit done

Two of the questions I get the most are “how do you find time to do everything you do?” and “but why can’t I have this by Friday?” (sometimes these questions are from the same person, often in the same conversation, which slays me). So let’s talk about how I …

Oh, and…

… I’m going to apologize now to everyone who follows me on Pinterest, because now that my vacation has started and I have time to let my creative mind wander towards next year’s adventures, I plan to go pin a lot of Fairy Doors for inspiration because I’ve been wanting …

’tis the season, yeah?

This year I’ve had more invitations to holiday things than ever before. Or maybe I just have never noticed it before? Maybe Evite and Facebook have made it easier for people to invite ALL THE GUESTS, so I’m seeing more not because it’s my presence that is wanted but it’s …

Hints of things to come

I think I’ve mentioned before, that even though now is when a lot of the “here’s how to run a business” blogs are talking about planning your next year, I usually start thinking about the next year in October. If you’ve ever worked retail, you know that November and December …

Well, this is a little better

I’d still kill for a serif typeface, though, and to be able to make the header and tagline italic. You’d think that would be in the CSS, wouldn’t you? Yes, you’d think so. You’d think that if you just replaced “Verdana” with “Georgia” or “Bookman Old Style” that it would …

GLAM 2013 in review

If you’re viewing this in a Reader you might not see the photo album right under this sentence. Come to my site and see it! I promise that there’s no pop-ups begging for you to join my newsletter, no advertising other than pictures of HaldeCraft items on the sidebar, and …

Got yarn club? Want it?

This product listing is for the Spring 2014 yarn club, a club that runs from January through March and is for three skeins of yarn in the weight of your choosing. This listing will be active until December 31st, 2013. (Photo of “Why the Sea is Salt” from the Fall 2013 …

Mountain Mama

Yarn: HaldeCraft HandDyed Emma in “Buttercream” (solid) and Lorna’s Laces Honor in “Chocolate” Pattern: driftwood by Isabell Kraemer Started: August 14, 2013 Completed: October 24, 2013 Notes: Knit mostly on the road trip to West Virginia and back, I love, love, love, love, love how this turned out. I plan on wearing …