Category Archives: Knitting

Friday night lace

Work life had been all crazeballs. Which means I’ve had no life. I’m up at 5am, torture myself on the treadmill, stumble into the shower (all the time avoiding the ankle biting Angus). Wander downstairs (avoiding the death trap that is Cooper), being serenaded by screaming cats (one who clearly has steroid rage). Drop some… Read More »

Spring

Well, that wasn’t much of a winter. Don’t get me wrong – I was happy to not have to schlep through mountains of snow and test my limits like a Survivor episode, but I had all kinds of new woolly lovelies knit and ready to go. The real reason we didn’t have “winter”? Because for… Read More »

What I did on my Summer Vacation

Well, the end of my vacation has arrived. It started with surgery for my loved one, and ended with some finished objects for me. First up – Canapalooza 2015 Some of you know I do a big canning effort every fall. I heard that zombies strike mostly in winter, so it’s good to be prepared.… Read More »

Bumble bees and calorie free brioche

I’ve had a pretty heavy teaching schedule at Creative Yarns since last fall. Almost every weekend has seen me there feeding the addiction of fellow fibre freaks. Finally I got a chance to be on the other side of the table. One of the benefits of being a teacher is that when they are deciding… Read More »

One down….

As I mentioned in the last post, I’ve started a stash busting afghan that should hopefully liberate a plastic tub for me to put some nicer pretties in. I started a new job about a month ago, and as a result I go into the office much more than I used to. Which means I… Read More »