Treasury Tuesday: Soap Clubs

Customized display bloc… seamstress3019 $20.00 Write On Charm Bracelet… ALikelyStory $35.95 Literary quote brooch T… bookity $6.25 Literary Hand Rolled Pa… LandL $5.00 Cup and Chaucer Literar… jenjiwarrior $12.00 New funny and clever ma… dippylulu $6.00 Jane Austen It Isn’… JezebelCharms $40.00 Jane Austen literary qu… littlecastlede… $24.00 Fahrenheit 451 …

Question of the Week

Has there ever been a crisis in your life that brought you closer to God (as you believe God to be)? What about one that pushed you away? Or, like me, are you so ambivalent about the reality of God that the thought of relying on or getting angry at it/him/her/FSM wouldn’t …

Bisy Backson

Rabbit hurries on and arrives at Christopher Robin’s house. He knocks on the door and then calls out, but there is no answer. Christopher Robin is Out, and just as Rabbit is about to leave he spots a piece of paper on the ground, with a pin in it, as …

Linkdump: Abandoned Places

Cleaning out some saved sites, so I apologize if any of these are ones you’ve seen before! I love abandoned places. Old falling-down houses, bricked-off subway stations, hotels that were never finished, power plants left to rot, empty hospitals and institutions. There’s just something so lonely, so stark, such a sense of …

Treasury Tuesday: Apples from Teacher’s Pets

Embroidered Earrings : … Eviltwinpixie $25.00 10 Quiltz Iron On Appli… bigdaddysmoney $12.99 Red Apple – 8 x 10 Fine… Shaylene676 $15.00 RED APPLE Hand Knit Dog… anywear $22.00 Teacher Necklace Hand S… TheVintageChai… $38.00 2 Scottish Terrier vin… HollyvisionArt $10.00 Newborn Apple Hat- Croc… UnderTheOakTre… $15.00 Apple Breakaway Cat …

Question of the Week

What would you like to see on the cover of a major news magazine or website in the near future? I think… JON STEWART ELECTED PRESIDENT for my flip answer. Perhaps for more in depth… JON STEWART SITS DOWN WITH CONGRESS, GETS POINT ACROSS THAT THEY ACT LIKE CHILDREN.

In the Dark cowl

Yarn: Lisa Souza Sock! in “Berry Poppins,” which Becca gave to me for my birthday an embarrassingly long time ago! Pattern: Cast on about 120. Knit in a tube until you’re worried you’re going to run out. Bind off. Notes: I started this while on vacation, in case we did …

Treasury Tuesday: Shades of Summer

‘Shades of Summer’ by MelJoyCreations Golden Leafy Plate jennyblasenpot… $15.00 Yellow Squash, African … twmeyer $65.00 Foggy morning – 8.5 x 1… BigBeanPhotos $24.00 Sandy Beach Sparkler St… kissadesign $28.00 Fluffy Light Brown, San… Bobannon666 $22.00 Sandy Beige Ring Neutra… waterwaif $10.00 Aceo photo Starfish on … NewCreatioNZ $5.00 Natural …

AmyGoose

Tim’s youngest sister, Amy, is getting married next month, and I wanted to knit her something appropriately beautiful and classy. Not necessarily with the intention of her wearing it at the wedding (although if she did I would be quite touched); but with the idea that she is lovely, and …