Fall Crochet Hats, Scarves, Totes, and Gloves Patterns

When it comes to this time of year I am always in the mood to make fall/winter gear.  I love trying new patterns!  I wanted to share here with you some of the things I have already made this year.  All the patterns I am sharing here are FREE! I make these for Hydrocephalus awareness.  … Continue reading Fall Crochet Hats, Scarves, Totes, and Gloves Patterns


My first crochet pattern- sandals

I have never been brave or confident enough to think I could just "create" something lovely with my crochet skills. That changed yesterday! I thought baby flip flops or sandals would be easy enough. I mean it's a row and then down the other side until it's big enough then add some straps. Well I … Continue reading My first crochet pattern- sandals

Crochet Frog Amigurumi Update

Well I finished my frog!  I added my own little skirt on to her before I sent her off to her little girl owner.  This was a free pattern that can be found here.  I love the website where I found this pattern.  There are SO many cute patterns for FREE.  Check the site out, … Continue reading Crochet Frog Amigurumi Update

Welcome to Blue Chicken and a Hook

Welcome to my blog! This little spot in the world belongs to me, my blue chicken, and a hook.  Sounds a lot like the makings of a pirate movie you might say?  However, my blue chicken is really my blue and gold macaw parrot and my hook is a crochet hook.  The blue chicken's real name … Continue reading Welcome to Blue Chicken and a Hook