Monthly Archives: February 2014

Yarn Along 2014: Week 9

It’s another Wednesday, so I’m linking up again with Ginny of Small Things.   I’ve been knitting the fingerless gloves for Thing 1.  The palm was more rows than I thought it would need (I think the pattern called for 7, … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 8

I went back and looked through my most recent posts to make sure I remembered correctly that we had snow on the ground (and in the air) this time last week.  We did!  Today it’s 68F/20C – it poured rain … Continue reading

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Starting over

I’m just popping in for a spoonful of sympathy.  I had completed 6 rows of stripes (maybe more?) on the wrist warmers for Thing 1 and found out they’re too small.  While they fit RIGHT at his wrist, they’re too … Continue reading

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So, in case there was any question, I’m quite enjoying the winter weather we’ve been having.  While we lived in Phoenix, I really missed having four distinct seasons.  Autumn is my favorite, but I like a snowy winter, too. Today … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 7

We had another big snow day today.  I had a fantastic evening of insomnia last night that resulted in my being up until 6am today.  I finally fell asleep and slept until noon.  I’m really not keen on this new … Continue reading

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Playing in the snow

So, three days ago I was sitting outside on the patio reading.  Today it snowed all day long.  Thing 2 was dismissed early from school today because of the weather and was excited to get out in it after a … Continue reading

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A spot of fresh air

When we first moved into this house, I spent many mornings having breakfast on the back patio, or just went out there to sit and knit or read or whatever.  Then it got rainy and cold, and I spent more … Continue reading

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