Since you are from the state of Missouri, how about some toboggan hats? It does get very cold there. I have a very simple pattern that use worsted weight yarn & can be done in a day. Also, maybe some book marks or dishcloths? Just a few things that popped into my mind. Hope this helps.
Jody in Powder Springs, GA
Mom of Alyssa(22) & Allen(19) & two spoiled Chihuahua's - Stitch (10) & Gizmo (7) Grandma to Hunter (8)
Big Cowl #154 by Paton
Socks! Socks! & more Socks! for me for winter. I drive a school bus. BRRRR!! CROCHETING:
Crocheted Afghan in Red Heart Camouflage
Crocheted Afghan in Red Heart Shocking Pink
Ballet Wrap Sweater with Ovation Yarn; this thing keeps stareing at me to pick it back up. Braided Wrap with Therapy Yarn.