Apologies to One and All!!

Posted to No Sheep for You KAL and Mason-Dixon Knitting KAL and my blogs: Hello everybody! Please accept my apologies. I tried to import all my postings on the various blogs and KALs I belong to onto my wordpress blog. What happened was that all the entries posted by all of you wonderful people ended…

Cables & Os and Boy do I feel STUPID!!

Posted to No Sheep for You KAL and Mason-Dixon Knitting KAL and my blogs: Hello everybody! Please accept my apologies. I tried to import all my postings on the various blogs and KALs I belong to onto my wordpress blog. What happened was that all the entries posted by all of you wonderful people ended…

One more part of my socialized services rant…

But before I do, here are photos of the first “strand” of the hexagonal shawl and yes, it’s crocheted, so technically not knitted. And the blue is not showing because the pics were taken in evening – electric light and cellphone camera. My goal is to get three done this evening. I’ve got to catch…

Happy Birthday, USA!

I am one of those liberals. I love my homeland. Because I love my homeland, I can understand why others love theirs. It represents so many things I hold dear. But I want so much for it to become even better – to reach its full potential as a country truly for everyone in it….

Spider Webs, Michael Moore and Workers of the World Unite!

Well, since Sunday night’s insanity, I have not gotten much done on the shawl or on the NSFY cardigan. As John got ready for his drive to NY, I got ready for the office, then court in the afternoon. We switched cars since mine has the GPS system and an “E-ZPass” thingie which shaves almost…

Sneaking this in before I sit down to eat….

It’s Sunday evening – we’re about to sit down to dinner and we’re pretty close to a full house:) Danny may or may not be coming. Kristin, Sonny (with Milo in tow), Dori, Donald, Madison, Ruby, Betsy, Sabrina, JoAnna, “L.B.” a/k/a Elise F., John and I are already here. We’re going to have pasta, but…

A few things I’ve learned

One thing about the Cables and Os pattern is that it’s very forgiving. I’m having a lot of fun with the yarns and even though I’m not particularly thrilled to be knitting in stripes and I may have to do something about the linen ribbing, cotton yarn with the size 4 needles is a lovely…