I had to interrupt my regularly scheduled blogging to take some pictures of the beautiful evidence of Spring that seems to have peeked out since the weekend. During a brief sunshine intermission in what has been a week of rainy weather, I got in a few snapshots of flowers, wild and otherwise, that grace our front yard. Since last we met, dear readers, not a … Continue reading Purdy….
One of my favorite family memories is of all eight of us in the car: John, the baby (J) and I in the front seat, K, D and B in the back seat and B and D(son) in the “way back” seat (yes, it was a station wagon!). We had just packed up the house and watched the movers load our “stuff” onto the moving van. … Continue reading Daydream Believer
Well, dear readers, I am headed off to Philadelphia, PA, called by many of my native land the birthplace of Liberty. (I think this is somewhat arrogant, considering that democracy started long ago and far away as far as we know in Greece!) Anyway, John and I are going to the wedding of a nephew and then we are going further north to New Yawk … Continue reading Have a great weekend!
This weekend, dear readers of the Amurikan persuasion, think on the thousands of people throughout all of our all-too-short history who have died so our lawyers would not have to film this video shortly before their deaths!My heart goes out to the family of this man – and to the families of all the people who were lost due to politics. Our country is certainly … Continue reading This is why I’m glad to live in the U.S. of A.!
A month or so ago, I was talking with a friend about the whole Facebook, MySpace, Twitter phenomena and the business of blogging – whether it was appropriate for me to do it. I was concerned that perhaps I was opening myself up to situations that I might not like. I was worried that clients might feel free to openly discuss things that should not … Continue reading Wherefore Bloggest Thou?
As if I cared:)! I really love the color – it’s KnitPicks CotLin in Morroccan Red. Now tell me honestly, anything named “Morroccan Red” can’t be bad, right? Well, I started casting on. Yes, casting on – I who have 8,756 projects already in the works decided I wanted to knit yet ANOTHER top! Yes, in Morroccan Red! I’m doing a project from More Big … Continue reading Does this yarn make my nose look fat?
Found: a lovely quotation at the bottom of an e-mail from fellow Yahoo! group member Marion Sandner of Germany: Wir Menschen sind Engel mit nur einem Flügel- wir müssen uns umarmen um fliegen zu können! Translation: We people are angels with only one wing – we have to put our arms around each other to be able to fly! Isn’t that sweet? Not much going … Continue reading Lotsa Tops