The majority of the seeds I started are doing pretty well and ready to be planted next weekend! This tray is marigolds and forget-me-nots for the flower bed next to the short walkway up to our front door. The marigolds even have buds starting already! And this is just a mess of other flowers for… Continue reading Agriculture Report
I did buy the needles, and what a difference it has made! So much easier to knit this thing without worrying about the stitches falling off the needle ends! My LYS came to the rescue and had the right size needles for both my project and my Moms – double win!
Monday night I lost one of my cats, Edgar We brought him and his friend Lazlo home in November of 2009. He was 6 and Lazlo was 4 when we got them. For the first few days they were very skittish, mostly hiding under and behind things, but gradually getting comfortable and spending time with… Continue reading Rest In Peace, Edgar
My Mom and I thought it would be fun to start the new year with a new easy project, so we cast on easy diagonal scarves with some yarn from our stashes. The yarn is a mohair gift pack of Adele’s mohair, which we got from Biscotte yarns several years ago. My set is Underwater,… Continue reading First Cast-On of 2021
Best wishes for a happy, healthy, brighter 2021!
Michele at PDX Knitterati is giving away a place in one of her classes! Check out her blog here for your chance.
If you celebrate Christmas, how was yours? If not, how was your weekend? My Christmas was a pretty good one! My Mom is here with us, so she and my DH and I opened gifts together. They both liked what I got them, which is always nice. I got some great yarny gifts. My DH… Continue reading A Very Yarny Christmas
For anybody who is interested in knitting along on the dumpster fire ornament – this Saturday, December 5th is the day! If you are interested in a little Skype get together to kick it off, how does 10 am AK time (1 pm Iowa time, 7 pm in England) sound? If you are not in… Continue reading Dumpster Fire Ornament KAL Start
Today was mostly about chores, but I did get a little bit of a start on the new project. But tomorrow will be all about knitting 🙂 Hoping for much more progress on this and DH’s socks tomorrow!