Monthly Archives: January 2012

Snow day(s)

I love snow. There, I said it. I love watching it fall, I like walking in it, I like how it muffles sounds and slows things down. Some folks were lamenting our lack of snow so far this winter, and I … Continue reading

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A strange pairing

I’m reading two books, which in itself is not an odd thing – I frequently have more than one book going at a time. These two, however, share a similar theme that I was unaware of before beginning each. There … Continue reading

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Nifty clouds

Very cool cloud formations on Sunday in Monroe, WA (one pic looking east, the other looking west from the Lowe’s parking lot)

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#3

I am making good headway on my 12 for ’12 bag of projects; two projects are finished (felted slippers, and the Trilobite hat) and I’m roughly half-way on a third – a garter stitch loop-through scarf. It’s a short scarf, … Continue reading

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Pothole rangers

We are having Internet problems today, so I give you a quick post with a photo of the pothole patrol, doing what they do. Talk about job security! There are far more potholes in Seattle’s streets than folks to fix … Continue reading

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Geek knits

I love that my favorite pastime is one that allows folks to develop and share their geekiness by creating a hat pattern that features not one, but four trilobites. Trilobites! And what does it say about me that I not … Continue reading

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In with the new

And out with the old! I bought six new blouses today (majorly on sale!) and before I hung them up I chose seven shirts, two dresses, and two pairs of pants from my closet that I no longer wear and … Continue reading

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A year of knits

I’m a big fan of goals. I think having goals gives a person something to look forward to, motivation to improve, and a sense of accomplishment. Without goals, we founder and wallow. In that light, I took advantage of this … Continue reading

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