I recently signed up for a knitting buddy exchange and had to introduce myself to my buddy. I figured it would make a good blog entry.
I’m from Baltimore, MD and used to work in Washington, DC. Now I live in Nebraska and still experience culture shock now and then.
I’m a graphic designer and […]
Bella’s favorite cable channel is Music Choice Retro-Active. She likes music that she can bounce to like The Ramones (Hey. Ho. Let’s go!), New Order and the B-52s. Ever since we started dancing to the 80s in our living room, there’s been one song that I can’t get out of my head. It’s Butterbean by […]
Bella is going through a growth spurt right now. It seems like she’s always hungry and ready to nurse. That means I’m always hungry, too—like, amazingly hungry. You know when pregnant women say all they want to do is eat? Well, I never really experienced that because I was so nauseated all the time. I […]
It all started one Sunday morning in November:
Me: Why is Liz calling on a Sunday morning?
Liz: Kay Gardiner is coming to String of Purls to teach a Log Cabin class on December 28th. I’m calling at noon to register myself and Mary Pat. Wanna go?
Notice I didn’t ask any […]
A few weeks ago I signed up for another KAL. This one was also for Larissa’s book; a quick an easy sock knit in Manos del Uruguay. I have always wanted to try this yarn and I was planning a trip to our LYS in a few days. I have a lot of knitting […]
Why do we call them hamburgers when they are made out of beef, not ham? Oh, that’s why. One of the things I’ve been really craving in my beefless state is a hamburger. T and I have planned a few times for me to try beef on a Friday night. That way, if it […]
Our Christmas was very low key this year. We video chatted with my parents, brother and Frances, which was very cool. T hooked the computer up to the tv and it was like they were in the next room! We had a regular phone chat with T’s parents in the morning and exchanged Secret Santa […]