Linkdump

Here’s one for Betharoopie – The Best Muppet Show Beatles Covers. The surprising links between anger and time perception. Rotting Stench From Mysterious Apartment Not a Dead Person, for Once. Here’s one for Sharon – How to saber open a bottle of champagne. Jonathan Coulton as Fall TV series oracle. …

2004 Photo-of-the-Day recap

Speaking of recaps… here are some somewhat daily photos from 2004… [pictobrowser type=”flickr” userID=”haldechick” albumID=”72157622278501923″] (Odd; I could have sworn I took one every day that year, but even in admitting to a 10% slackitude, and maybe another 10% that were utter crap and so I didn’t upload them… there’s …

Bork bork bork!

Funny story – about a week ago, I noticed that my laptop wasn’t always getting power. I started to have to wiggle the cord (close to that little magic black power box, not close to the laptop) in order to get any power. So yesterday I ordered a replacement power …

Hazy Northern Lights

Yarn: Kauni Effektgarn 8/2 Pattern: Northern Lights (Ravel it!) Notes: Absolutely love the marriage of yarn and pattern in this. Also, I’m not a shawl knitter, but I found this one incredibly easy to work on (maybe because the same woman wrote the afghan pattern that I’ve been making, and …

Looking backwards

(Originally uploaded April 23, 2004; looks like I should do this one again, only from then to now…) Looking backwards April, the last few years April 2004 – today is my last day of being full-time/working for Joe, and I’m about to embark on a new pathway for my life; …

Sweet Sixteen!

I have sixteen things on the needles right now. … … :blink: … What, too much? But, just look at them all! So pretty! So colorful! So fun to work on! (OK, maybe not those Viper Pilot socks…) So soft! How can I resist them?! (Note to self: no more …

Poll of the Week

I’m loving the “write in” option – last week, the “other” category for escapism yeilded: all of the above and then some? filling in the “other” category on weekly polls. I get lost in on-line manga … go to Disney!! 🙂 Knitting Hong Kong action movies Heh…. And now, moving …