Achtung, Ole?

On Saturday my friend Jenny (aka Web Mistress Extraordinaire) and I took our 6 year olds to Six Flags Fiesta Texas to celebrate their graduation from kindergarten. By some random act of luck or timing, the park was fairly empty…


New site is up!!

Happy Sunday, everyone! Just wanted to let you know that a brand spankin’ new VickieHowell.com is now up and running! As did the old one, the new site still offers crafty t-shirts, books, free monthly patterns, and events & news…


Three Rings

It’s been a circus around here. My mom’s in town from California and the kids are out of school. We spent our Memorial Day attempting to build one of those crazy, wooden play gyms. Special thanks to Dave who gave…


A Crafty Today

Heya! A wee bit of exciting news, on June 29th Iโ€™m going to be on NBC’s Today Show! They’ll be checking in with me throughout an hour of the show while I’m knitting something (details tbd) and then do an…