Crocheting makes me happy. I have been trying to make my life more reasonable. It is okay if I watch X Files for an hour and crochet. It is okay if the dishes wait and the laundry doesn't get folded until bedtime. It is okay to go to sleep with only a partially clean house. So a few weeks ago I picked up my crochet hook again for some amigurumi fun. I've been making hats and blankets consistently but it has been a while since I picked up my hook and worked on a fun little toy. These projects are quick and amazingly satisfying.
My sister had a big birthday this year and I had promised myself I would make this dog for her, so here he is...
He took all of three nights to make and the dishes still got done!
Then when he was done I picked up on a project I had started for Husby and was stuck on. Once I realised that I had misprinted the instructions and was missing three crucial lines it went swimmingly. Here he is
I am currently working on a spaceship for Toby but in the meantime I have laundry to do!