I’ve been out of range of the blog for a very good reason: My hands have been on a pair of needles almost every minute they’re not eating, drinking coffee, sleeping or wandering around town in the rain. It’s been five days since I was last at work and I’m having a tough time adjusting… Continue reading Don’t Mind Me
I finished the first stocking and was very exceptionally proud of myself. I spent a good amount of time looking at it and petting it and admiring it until I realized I needed to knit a second one. So on Saturday I cast on the second stocking and got through to the Green foot part… Continue reading Emotionally Over It
Yes, I realize it’s September 3 and I’m talking about Christmas already But! I don’t have an endless amount of time (especially with the Marine coming home tonight for two weeks of pre-deployment leave) and Christmas is looming. How do I know? I’m wearing a sweatshirt since it was so cold this morning. I realized… Continue reading Christmas
I had a lot of fun running around Seattle during my Christmas vacation. Upon coming home I realized the majority of the damage I had done when I took inventory of the yarn I had bought. Lets just say me in a yarn shop is a very dangerous combination. I spent a little too much… Continue reading Seattle: The Aftermath
I’m going on a spree of getting rid of my scrap yarn. I have giant amounts of yarns that I’ll never think of what to make out of them so I think a hat spree will be a good idea. I’m planning on working on them after I’m done with a friend’s Christmas present, and… Continue reading Who wants a hat?
I went to Joann Fabrics on Friday. I know I shouldn’t have but I have so many things to do before Christmas! I figured the best thing for me to do is go with my strengths. I have an awful time buying things for my friends so I usually end up getting a CD or… Continue reading The Christmas Present Montage