Author Archives: lifeofmommab

A Pair of Slippers

Socks have been on my to-knit-list for a while now.  I even have a lovely skein of yarn in my stash that I am saving for my first pair.  I decided to start with a pair of slippers instead. Many … Continue reading

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Hug Your Cat Day

Today is hug your cat day. Since my hubby is a dog person and hates has a strong dislike for cats, I thought I would share this adorable cat I knitted.

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Bumble Bee

Today’s knitting project is an adorable little bumblebee. I found a set of free patterns from Valley Yarns of animals made from a simple ball. This ball was knitted in the round with yellow and black stripes.  After stuffing the … Continue reading

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Merit Badge Help – Passports

With summer around the corner, many of us are looking forward to a vacation. If you have an upcoming vacation trip planned, check out the travel merit badge.  Many of the requirements, especially at the lower levels, can be incorporated … Continue reading

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Some Bunny Loves You

Today I’m sending you lots of love with the help of this little bunny. I began with a free pattern, by Sara Elizabeth Kellner, I found on Ravelry.  The pattern began at the neck and knitted in the round to … Continue reading

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AHG Badge Help – Geology #7

This summer I am spending some time working on my lesson plans for our next program year. My Tenderhearts have requested the geology merit badge. I have to say after 7 years with AHG, this will be my first time … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee Hat

Last week I shared the Little Flower Hat featuring a beautiful ribbon rose (here).  The original pattern showed a few variations that sparked my creativity. I have seen other bee hats on Pinterest, but none of the patterns were free. … Continue reading

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