Change

It’s easy to pretend everything’s okay. It’s easy to lose track of what really matters in life. Who really matters. I write this post with overwhelming sadness. What was once joy and excitement for the start of the next few months, has now become worry and uncertainty. I say this not to cause worry for […]

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AwtB #16: Debbie And The Duck Pond

A few days ago, Debbie went on her first major outing around campus. Ever since emerging from “hibernation,” she’d wanted to explore all the interesting sights surrounding campus – away from any potential noise the students were making. There was a duck pond nearby, hidden between lecture buildings and trees. Debbie had heard about it, […]

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Book Writing Basics – Characters

Good morning world! Tis I, Olive again, here with another wonderful episode of “Book Writing Basics”! This week I’ll be covering the basics of creating characters for your storyline. In the future, I’ll have another series of posts covering character types and how to write them (writing a protagonist vs an antagonist), how to develop […]

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Debbie’s Chronicles: A Beginning

There is a page on Crochet Buddies called “Debbie’s Chronicles.” It’s been empty for a very long time, because the doll/narrator has been absent from CB everyday events. Now that’s about to change. Who is Debbie? Doll-wise, she’s a Madame Alexander Singin’ in the Rain Debbie Reynolds Cissette doll, LE 400. Her original production date […]

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More Announcements On The Future Of CB

Alright. Here’s what will be happening for all the future posts of Crochet Buddies. I’ll address each one and where it will be posted in future: here or on Homeschool Adventures. (Please keep in mind that posts are still being moved onto HS-A, and I’m making a few more adjustments until it’s perfect. ๐Ÿ™‚ ) […]

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A Very Important CB Announcement

This post has been a long time coming. Until now I haven’t been able to correctly articulate it. This is probably far from articulate anyway. But it still needs to be said. Because I believe that with this change comes a lot more progress, and clarity, for the Crochet Buddies site as a whole. As […]

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Crochet Updates, And Gรถtz “Just Like Me” Dolls

Once again, I have some announcements to make–and a couple family members to introduce. Starting with the introductions, a few of the dolls have returned from “hibernation” (aka the time they were less active while I studied during the last academic year). They’re all in excellent shape; even wearing outfits I’d forgotten I’d made for […]

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First Sweater Knitting Project

[Photos of the WIP sweater are further along the post] Happy Tuesday, everyone! Hope your week is a productive one thus far. ๐Ÿ™‚ I know I haven’t been posting the most craft-related things recently… now it’s time to change that. Today you’ll have an “exclusive sneak peek” into a project I’ve been toiling over working […]

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Music Motivation 1

Happy Monday, all! Today is Music Motivation Monday, so here is today’s list of music to listen to while you craft. I realize that in my Ultimate Music List, I arranged the songs alphabetically. So we’ll be going down the list as the Mondays go by. ๐Ÿ™‚ Most of these songs are from the Soundscapes […]

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Weekly Wonder, The Twelfth

Goooood morning world! Tis I, Olive again, here to hijack the weekly wonder post for the next 2 weeks! You may remember I took over a Weekly Wonder post awhile back (Weekly Wonder, the Seventh to be exact). I focused on my grandpa’s acreage and the variety of flowers and fruits scattered around his place. […]

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Writing Advice – Finding Inspiration

Goood morning everyone! I hope everyone’s summer has been going well so far! On this week’s episode of “Writing Advice”, I’ll be sharing different tips and ideas for finding inspiration starting your very own book! Over the course of future writing posts, I will write about ways you can find inspiration for specific aspects of […]

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A Madame Alexander Mini Doll, And A Couple Reviews

Hello again, people! I’m back! From a very nice, relaxing “break” from the Blog. (Just kidding, it’s good to be back. ๐Ÿ˜‰ ) It has been a pretty grand week, as Wren and the others can attest. Though before I launch in and elaborate on new craft endeavors, here’s a little snippet of what happened […]

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