• 52 Weeks Challenge,  Creativity

    Errors can lead to fresh discoveries

    “Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless,” said Thomas Edison, who found more than 10,000 ways not to make a light bulb. Well, apparently I am in good company. I intended to make a pair of mittens to match my recently crocheted black scarf and hat, but the next thing I knew, I had a mitten that was the right shape and the wrong size—unless, of course, you are an NBA basketball player. I thought about it a while, knowing I did not want to rip out the stitches.  I also did not want to throw the mitten into a cage to…