Crochet 4th of July Wreath Pattern

Hello, lovelies! In my childhood, 4th of July was the holiday I kind of brushed aside. As an adult, though, 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays (right under Christmas and Halloween). It’s a time to celebrate our country, and it also happens to come with yummy food and fireworks with friends. MyRead more

Ravenclaw Scarf Pattern

Hello, lovelies! Winter made one last stop (maybe) in Kentucky. It was perfect timing, since I just finished another project! Although this is an old pattern of mine, this winter I have been making some different versions. Possibly I’m partial to this the Ravenclaw scarf, since I, myself, am a proud Ravenclaw! I made theRead more

What I Wish I Knew Before Getting a Doodle

Hello, lovelies! Take is Brady’s “gotcha” anniversary! A year ago today, my friend, Rachel, and I drove 10 hours round way to pick our little bundle of fur and attitude. Readers of Blessed and a Mess and Brandi Amanda, have followed my journey since the day I got him. The time in my life IRead more

Congratulations Kirk & Kendra

Something that you didn’t get from my Instagram Weekly Round Up was that I was involved in a pretty neat experience over the weekend. Sure, it was Derby Day and Mother’s Day, but another big occasion happened that I’m sure I will never forget. This is my friend, Kirk. I met him through Cody threeRead more