Still Trying to Knit

Yesterday I spent probably 90 minutes knitting on a shawl that I’ve been working forever, which is the most time I’ve spent in consecutively knitting in quite some time. The downside is that I ran out of yarn. I have 6 decrease repeats left and I am out of yarn. Normally not a big deal […]

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Mother’s Day Directive

Life over the past 15 months has left me with little free time, especially time to do simple things such as knit, read, learn to use my sewing machine… you know, all those little things I may have taken for granted before. That said, I wouldn’t change a thing as Caitlin means more to me […]

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April- Inspiration?

Back from Hawaii, the trip was so-so. I know, who comes back from a trip to Hawaii feeling that way, but given the medical complications that reared their ugly head it couldn’t be helped. The trip was bittersweet to say the least. Finding knitting inspiration in Hawaii is a funny thought given the constant temperature […]

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Last Day of March

And I don’t have much to show for it. ~ I’m still seaming up the baby cardigan. It’s almost done… almost. I’m home on Thursday, if I find a moment I may try to finally get it done. ~ I did knit a “Hug” for my husband based on the one in the MasterCard commercials. […]

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Birthdays Happen

Year older and likely wiser. I think having a baby does that too you. Or at least helps you view life in a very different way. Some of my birthday goodies that I’m exceptionally excited about: I see many Softies/plushies in my future. I can’t wait. I also want to try making a few aprons. […]

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