Does this count as a Pussy Hat? I had some ONLINE sock yarn in the stash . Since I gave my first P Hat away at the January March, I needed to have one, too. It is not all pink, but…..what do you think? I’ll tell you what I think: I did not like this yarn one… Continue reading Does this Count?
Happy St. Patrick’s Day. If you have read this blog for awhile you know I’m not a fan. I’m always thrilled when it is over. Seeing my sweet Irish mom last night was tough. But so it goes. I hope that Irish angels are surrounding her today. Thanks to all of you who think of… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day 2017
As Teresa says, here’s the big reveal! I finished my Rain-or-Shine modified cowl last night. Pattern by Bekah Knits. Knit in EY Select Bel viso, a luxury cotton linen blend. I believe it cost 25.00 for the skein. I used almost all of the skein or about 380 yards. Colorway: 09 Cordelia. My Yarn shoppe… Continue reading Rain-or-Shine Cowl Finish
Out my window:This cat is not one we have seen before. There are at least 4 cats that are indoor/outdoor cats in our area. If cats are not SOCIAL animals, as some say, why do they want to meet my cats? My only concern is if they have fleas. If they meet through the… Continue reading Visitors of the Feline Variety
It is Pi day and this is the day we celebrate our Pie’s birthday . She’s 4! She’s still a tiny cat but she is mighty. She has a new mouse toy with catnip to celebrate. Happy Birthday crazy one. In addition to her congenital cataracts. she has some other odd qualities. She rarely sheds… Continue reading Happy Pi Day
There are two sets of questions. If you live in the snowing area/snowstorm area you answer group one. (the foccacia bread in the above photo was a Weight Watcher recipe that came out great. Google WW foccacia bread and it will come up. Delish) If you live in the warmth of our beautiful country, you… Continue reading Monday Q and A March 13, 2017
I found my next project. I’m knitting the Rain cowl in a Cotton-linen-nettle blend from EY Select Bel Viso. Bailey at Needles ‘N Pins suggested this yarn when I asked for cotton. My colorway is Cordelia. Can you see the little bits of green tones in the fiber? The joke of course is that we… Continue reading I Over Complicate Things