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Mish Mash and Catch Up

Mish Mash and Catch Up

Today’s post doesn’t have a particular theme – it’s just a catch up of everything that’s been going on in my knitting world for the past couple of weeks. I wasn’t able to post last weekend because we took a quick trip to Madagascar, but […]

MD Sheep and Wool Pity Party

MD Sheep and Wool Pity Party

Today is the best holiday of the year, and I’m not celebrating it. Every year on the day before the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival starts, I tell anyone who will listen (and many who wish they didn’t have to), “It’s Sheep and Wool Eve!” […]

Love Your Blog Challenge: Gratitude

Love Your Blog Challenge: Gratitude

I spent so many years knitting in a bubble. I taught myself to knit from a library book. I bought a lot of yarn for a lot of years from soulless big box stores. I was not part of a knitting group. I didn’t read […]

Love Your Blog Challenge: Ugly

Love Your Blog Challenge: Ugly

This week’s prompt from A Playful Day is “ugly.” So I’m going to write a post about my husband. Now, lest you think my marriage in trouble, let me clarify that this is actually going to be an ode to my husband. (Husband, if you’re […]

Love Your Blog Challenge: Beginnings

Love Your Blog Challenge: Beginnings

Last week’s blog post, as inspired by A Playful Day’s Love Your Blog Challenge, generated the most comments I’ve ever gotten. Since the topic was “Interactions and Community,” seems only appropriate, no? This week’s prompt is “Beginnings,” so I’m going to dive right in again. […]

Love Your Blog Challenge: Post 1

Love Your Blog Challenge: Post 1

One of the podcasts I’ve started listening to regularly is A Playful Day out of England. In a review of podcasts I did recently, I mentioned that Kate actively goes out of her way to inspire her listeners and the readers of her blog. She […]