Monthly Archives: April 2007

A sad day

I have a number of pairs of vintage nylon and plastic knitting needles and the other day I grabbed my knitting from the back of my car, only to find the following sad situation: One of my knitting needles was … Continue reading

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Movie Reviews

It was a movie-watching weekend, and I thought I’d take a minute to share a quick review on the three that I rented: Failure to Launch: 3.5 stars, definitely charming and fun to watch but the animal bits were ridiculous … Continue reading

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Cowboy up!

I don’t know why, but today feels like a cowboy day. I dressed the part, in boots and a dress, and left my hair down; made up some down-home favorites for a BBQ this afternoon (cuke & onion salad, devilled … Continue reading

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On being a Mom to teenage boys

Oy. That about covers it, unless you want to throw in “sheesh,” “good heavens,” and “ugh.”  And don’t forget to roll your eyes. As youngsters, the boys were fairly easy – keep ’em busy and they stay pretty happy. Throw … Continue reading

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Quick Saturday Cape

This pattern was in my knitting calendar and allowed me to use up some more of my stash.  It’s a cape with nice shaping and a tie at the neck. I used some fuzzy-soft purple at the top and bottom, … Continue reading

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