This Could Be Dangerous

Here is the Border Leicester I was spinning yesterday. I like the feel of the wool. It's very strong. It's also very curly. I wasn't too happy with this little batch though. I got it last year at Rhinebeck before I knew the least little bit about what to look for when...

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AAAARRRRRR!

I forgot to remind you.... It's talk like a pirate day matey's. Shiver me timbers and all that rot.

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Zimmermania

So I sent an email to join Zimmermania a couple of days ago. I'm still waiting to here back but I'm hopeful. It's an Elizabeth Zimmerman KAL. I've been wanting to try the Pi Are Square Shawl for some time ever since Kelle told me that it's impossible. Can't be true I...

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yesterday I went to the Festival and Railroad Days in Hamburg. It was a fun day. I went with Betty and Pam. Betty had a booth there and Pam and I went to help out. It was very slow. Now many people were buying things although we spread a lot of good will and got some...

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Presenting Lily Ofthevalley

This is the time that I finished knitting Lily last nightHere she is free from the needles. For blocking shawls I use the Orenburg Method so I'll describe it the best way I can.With a yarn or darning needle I thread polyester cording through each point. You should...

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Gratitude

Lately the word friends tends to bring a tear to my eye - although lately a lot of things are making me cry. That's not the point of this post though. What would I do without friends?It's kind of crazy because I've asked my husband in the past if he wouldn't like a...

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Yard Sales, eBay and Other Scary Stuff

I'm going to spare you the Lily update pictures. I will just tell you that I have less than 45 stitches to decrease before I can finish the final corner and graft and be finished. I hope that will be taking place later this week. I have a yard sale to prepare for. I...

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Tomorrow is Little Bear Day

I need a moment. I've been a little sad feeling the past week or so. I couldn't figure it out. Hormone's? Depression? The weather?Last night I was watching yet another documentary about 9/11. I've been doing it just about every night. The children born after 9/11 who...

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Smack My knuckles With A Ruler Because…

I have a cheatin' heart. Last night I couldn't take it anymore. I had had it with Lilly. All she wants is my undivided attention. It's been a year since I began my relationship with her and more than 2 months since we've been exclusive. I don't think I can be tied...

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