Appalling!

I got this e-mail from our eldest this morning.  At first, I thought it was an Onion-like spoof on all the political petitions I send her from time to time (OK, I’m still her mom).  When I read further, I was almost physically sick. How evil can a person be?  I guess it hits home…

OK, Let’s try this again….

I started the Mystery Lace 1 thingie again – don’t know that I did any better this time, but at least it was all done with a single strand, LOL:)  The greener one is more accurate as far as the color goes, but it’s really hard to see the true pattern, because I could not…

George or Thomas – it doesn’t matter:)

A truly lovely woman, the Rev. Barbara Crafton, publishes a blog from which I get somewhat daily feeds via e-mail.  She posted the following today and I feel compelled to republish it here.  Apparently it is not her work, so I am not concerned about copyright infringement, LOL!: Blessings not only upon our young men…

More lace and entrelac

Of course it’s not like I have 8,423 more projects awaiting me – so sure, why not start some new ones (DOH!) This one’s a little blurry, but it’s pretty accurate as far as color goes.  I’ve made a little progress.  Those little Noro balls go pretty far – I have about a third of…

From the Ridiculous to the Sublime

As you can see, I’ve been playing with yarn again:) I’ve joined that Mystery Lace 1 thingie that got a bunch of people twisted in knots in Ravelry :(.  But I’ve been patient, waited and the first clue was up – hence the lavender lace beginnings pictured here.  I’m using Opera mercerized cotton in lavender…

Stash Enhancement

Some stuff came from KnitPicks today – and one of my LYS’s had a sale: No time to write – on my way to K’s graduation.  Our first to get a Bachelors – and in the Honor Society.  I am so proud of her – she earned it herself!  And it’s such a beautiful day…

Let me ‘splain myself….

As if I could, LOL!  Anyway, I transfered the bulk of my blog (and an earlier LiveJournal blog) to this site because my family was not happy with my posting too much of a personal nature about them.  So, rather than offend them further (which certainly was not my intent), I deleted the old blogger…