I recently read a very interesting article called "My Life in Afghans" (click to read). Crocheter Kathy North posted a chronology of just a few of the many afghans she had made, and wrote the story behind each one. This exercise inspired me, and I plan to do the same at some point. Just one more item on the endless to-do list!
Here are some of the offerings... (sorry they're blurry, it was the best I could manage with an iPhone.)