Crochet · DIY Crafts · Fall

Crochet Turkey Coaster Pattern

I had a lot of fun working up this cute crochet turkey coaster and thought I would pop in today to share the pattern with you. I uncovered it on Pinterest, which led me to Yarn Pixie's site, which led me to the free pattern. Her instructions are clear, easy to follow, and it works… Continue reading Crochet Turkey Coaster Pattern

Crochet · DIY Crafts

Easy DIY Gingerbread Man Crochet Ornament

I've been enjoying working up holiday projects for the last several weeks. Crafting this Gingerbread Man in particular was fun because of all the cute embellishments that made him come to life. I also went offbeat with the color of his body, choosing gold instead of the suggested tan or brown (I guess he might be more… Continue reading Easy DIY Gingerbread Man Crochet Ornament

Recipes

How to Slow Cook Tri-Tip

You may have seen a recent recipe post from me titled Savory Tri-Tip Marinade. I mentioned in that post that I often use my slow cooker to prepare tri-tip. By far, this is my favorite means of preparing meat. The trick is to lock in the fluids by wrapping the meat tightly in aluminum foil. Cooking it… Continue reading How to Slow Cook Tri-Tip