The Wearable Bam Boo sweater is done! Yarn: Classic Elite Bam Boo (100% bamboo) Pattern: Of my own devising Needles: #6 Knit Picks Options [I'm working on writing up this pattern, at which point I'll link to it here.] In other news, I did the ...Read More

I'm thinking about changing the theme on this here blog of mine. To what? I have no idea. I like the pink, but I'm not totally tied to it. And while the 3-column layout lets me pack in all kinds ...Read More

It felt so good to move a couple of my projects from "in progress" to "finished!" Here's the results: Yarn: Zitron Trekking (XXL) color 105 Pattern: my basic rib over 56 stitches Needles: #2 Addi Turbos (2 circs method) This picture is the best ...Read More

Remember how I was complaining about not having many finished objects to mention? I'm so close on these it hurts. The Dale of Norway Yoked Baby Cardigan is almost done. The only thing left is cutting the steek (which I promised ...Read More

I baked this morning, taking advantage of a relatively cool kitchen. I'm so pleased with how this pie turned out, and I would have loved to have tasted it, but alas, it was not for me: I donated a homemade pie ...Read More

I came downstairs yesterday morning and Basil was actually curled up in the basket liner I made for her last summer. I know in that first post I got a picture of her in it, but that was really a ...Read More

And don't let anyone tell you differently. Yeah, it's a phone, and yeah, it's an iPod, but what I'm loving most right now about my iPhone is that I can take pictures and immediately email them to my Flickr account. They're ...Read More

My husband was looking through the box that came from my upstream sock pal, and was perplexed by the additional little gifts of soap and bunny toy and chocolate (chocolate!). Him: I thought this was a sock swap. Me: It was. Him: ...Read More

They came! They came! My beautiful Sockapalooza 4 socks came! Michal sent them from sunny LA along with some yummy chocolate and other treats. Her struggles in the knitting were worth every stitch. They fit perfectly, avoided the dreaded pooling, and ...Read More

I'm sitting on my bed, watching reruns of Charmed (after Shannon Doherty left the show), and posting to my blog. Unfortunately I don't have a whole lot to post about right now. I got my socks sent off to my ...Read More