A Whole Lotta Treading Water Going On…

As far as the knitting goes, that is;)! That Ashby shawl continued to come in handy last week as we dealt with record snowfalls.  Have made a wee bit of progress on the Dryad for John, and, because we had a bunch of snow days off from work around here, decided to cast on two…

Productive? Or no?

I got up in time to sing with the choir this morning, got showered, dressed, and, armed with my bag of music and purse, purposefully headed out the door to my car and then…. decided to stay home. You may wonder why. I hadn’t been to rehearsal Thursday evening and felt so unprepared. And there…

Review: Fates and Furies

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff My rating: 5 of 5 stars I listened to the audio version of this book via a Christmas gift subscription to Scribd. It’s the kind of book for which the reward of getting to the second half far outweighs any impatience one might feel about the plot at the…

Interrupting this program to bring you…

Am working from home today.  The rest of the family are working and I have this lovely bit of quiet to get paperwork, scheduling and other organizational tasks completed.  One of the things I was doing was of course reading emails, updating calendars and the like. But a post from Mason-Dixon Knitting drew me up short…

From the Sublime to the… Incredibly Interesting!

Starting with the very interesting… Today was a very full and remarkable day – at least it seemed so from the vantage of my relatively small and unremarkable life. I started it as many second Sundays of the month – playing bells and other assorted instruments, including my voice, in church. Come to think of…

ANNOUNCEMENT! (See below) and Finally Finished my Christmas Knitting.

And yes they were all finished January 3rd. Never you mind. They all fit -and came in handy for the cold weather when it finally did arrive! And anyway, what self-respecting kid wants a sweater for Christmas?  Not that they didn’t genuinely seem to like them. Many thanks to my two youngest grandangels for modeling…