Hanging planter

Project: Hanging planter Technique: Glazed with a lovely funky art glaze For Sale: Please see my order page. Notes: The back is flat; there is a hole in the upper back from which to hang with a nail or screw

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I’m crying laughing – Please design a logo for me. For free. With pie charts. — Who would you want to become a refugee with? All of you, of course. Somewhat related: On being larger than you are. Which is how I try hard to live, even on days when …

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Why I shouldn’t have kids Reason # 4862: I’d do this – Klingon as a first language. (Related: Klingon Christmas Carol) — Here’s one for TW and my other foodie friends: How to Cook Like in the Great Depression. — NSFW: Moose mounts a Bison statue. There are so many …

Too long to twitter

Since this is way more than 140 characters, and probably more potty-mouth than Twitter would like: To the “ladies” I saw on the news last night saying “you Floridians don’t know cold!”… Respectfully? Actually, not so respectfully at all? FUCK YOU. We DO know cold, and THAT IS WHY WE …

Morning Surf Cowl

Yarn: Koigu Kersti Merino Crepe Pattern: Morning Surf Scarf by Jackie Erickson-Schweitzer Notes: I wanted to learn this cool technique of the bubble-thing, with the dropped stitches. I had seen this pattern in Spin Off about a year ago and every once and a while thought about knitting it; then …

New Year’s Day

I can’t thank Chris and Sharon enough for New Year’s Day. Long time readers know that Uncle Joe usually makes breakfast for anyone who comes to the house on New Year’s Day– most years the food starts flowing at about 9 AM and goes until after lunch. After the bacon …

Christmas, part one

This seems like forever ago, I’ve been so busy! But just about a week ago, the family gathered to celebrate Christmas. There were a couple of different things about this year; my mom and Dave drove up to celebrate with us, and Uncle Joe was still in the hospital so …