Mosaic Yarn Shop in Blacksburg, VA is collecting 8 x 8 inch squares to assemble into blankets for the families of the fallen Hokies. The squares can be knitted or crocheted in maroon, burnt orange, white or black out of the nicest, softest yarn you can afford.
I am going to […]
Yesterday presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani got a lot of flack for not knowing how much milk and bread cost at the grocery store. His guesses were way off from the prices in his neighborhood grocery stores. (Dang! Does milk really cost over $4 in NY? Wow!) When I first heard this story, I laughed. […]
I spent the past few days cleaning out my closet. I haven’t done a major closet clean out in over two years. Here are the results:
I found $4. (Only $4! I thought all of that time would result in more dough.) I found my passport. (This was the reason why I started the major […]
When people ask me what Mirabella needs these days, my first answer is always, “No more stuffed animals or dolls!” However, I’m her mom, and I haven’t really bought her much of anything, so the rule doesn’t apply to me. Yesterday I had to buy some yarn from Knit Picks to finish a project that […]
Do you ever come away from a conversation and hours later think, “I wish I had said that.” I had one of those moments the other night and it won’t stop echoing in my head so I’m just going to post it.
I was talking about blogs with some folks and was caught off guard […]
The house is quiet. T went to bed early and M was already asleep when I got home from knitting group. I stayed up and watched my DVR’d episodes of Knitty Gritty. It’s the new season and there’s a new episode every day. I was already three episodes behind! After finishing the third episode, I […]