Wild Kaiso

Yarn: three different ones Pattern: Kaiso by Judy Sumner Started on: 5/1/14 Completed: 12/20/14 Notes: done with three yarns; I think I actually finished these in November, but then it took me another month to weave in all the ends. I will never do that again — I don’t know WHAT …

Vignettes

The UPS lady almost gave me a hug when she got out of her truck the other day. “I *love* your new driveway!” — she settled for a high five, a few minutes of conversation, and then Tim walked the girls past her and she had dog bones in her …

Radio Silence

Ugh. I am about to embark on something completely frightening for a self-employed business owner of an online shop… an Internet-free existence. Not forever, although it’ll probably feel that way… but for at least four to six weeks, as it may take at least that long to get Internet/Phone/Cable at …

Radio Silence

Ugh. I am about to embark on something completely frightening for a self-employed business owner of an online shop… an Internet-free existence. Not forever, although it’ll probably feel that way… but for at least four to six weeks, as it may take at least that long to get Internet/Phone/Cable at …

Them’s the pits

Have we told you about the clay pit? About why this property was up for sale in the first place? As near as we can tell – and a LOT of this is guessing and conjecture and putting things together that we’ve heard through the grapevine, so, take this with …

Birdhead

Yarn: HaldeCraft HandDyed Lois Pattern: Sockhead Hat by Kelly McClure Started: 11/2/14 Finished: 11/25/15 Notes: With God as my witness (holds up turnip to sky, a la Scarlett O’Hara), I will never make this pattern again. All that stockinette, in sock weight yarn, on a hat… almost broke me.