Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2014’

Yarnbox - May 2014 | Essence of Me

Yarnbox | Unboxing May 2014

I cracked the tape on my Yarnbox from May. Here’s what I received…..   May 2014 Unboxing (Can’t see the video? Click HERE to view online.) The Yarn I love the yarn this month! I received this yarn in the color way “Morning Glory”. Details about the yarn from Cherry Tree Hill’s website. Fingerpaints are self striping hanks of handpainted …

Read More
Fit Friday - Essence of Me

Fit Friday: Cheese Wasted

  Did you ever see that movie where a group of fathers were standing around reliving “the good ole days” and “getting wasted” entered the conversation? Here’s the clip… Chocolate Wasted (Can’t see the video? Click HERE to view online.) Well I feel like I want to get wasted too. Not on spirits. Not on chocolate. But cheese!!! I think …

Read More
YouTube Cast Off Crew with Dana

Cast Off Thursday #50 – WIPs Galore

  My needles and hooks are working overtime…that’s all I have to say. 😉 (Can’t see the video? Click HERE to view online.)

Read More
21 Day Vegan Challenge - Essence of Me

Fit Friday: 21 Day Vegan Challenge

I am sitting thinking of what to type. I feel like saying “deja vu”. Like this moment occurred before…and it’s probably because it has. This blog/website has always been about my life and hobbies. For the past couple of years my yarncrafts have dominated my posting activity, which is cool. However, I’d like to share other hobbies too. Thus, without …

Read More
Essence of Me with Dana

5KCBWDAY7: My Wish

  I did it!!!! I blogged everyday all week. I’m so geeked. So much so I’m writing this post at 1 am–as if I don’t have church in a few hours. 😉 This post is meant to look back at last year and forward at next year. Well, I didn’t participate last year so let’s look forward together. Where do …

Read More
My Daughter and I | Essence of Me

5KCBWDAY6: 3 Generations

  I remember seeing her crochet blankets. The funny thing is she didn’t do it often. But she did it enough to leave an impression. The impression was one that made me want to give the same gift to my daughter. And from my mother to me and then my daughter we all now share a love of crochet (and …

Read More
God's a Knitter Too | Essence of Me

5KCBWDAY5: Press Play

  I have some great news to share but first let’s talk about pushing “play”. It’s time to launch!!!   Press Play (Can’t see the video? Click HERE to view online.)   Announcements My shirts are available!!! Order HERE. May 24, 2014: Sisters’ Circle in Houston, TX. Details HERE. July 18 – 20, 2014: Moms Summer Camp in Navasota, TX. …

Read More
More Knitting Less Whining - Essence of Me

5KCBWDAY4: More Knitting Less Whining

  Addi Turbo Lace Needles: Hum…Dana, excuse me, do you have a second? Dana: Sure, what’s on your mind? Addi Turbo Lace Needles: First, call me Addi T please. We have not been formally introduced and we have something to clear up. Dana: Oh, okay.   **Dana gives Addi T a sideways look. But he was ready to state his …

Read More
Page 1 of 212»
    No Twitter Messages.