How hardy are you?

Today’s very windy, grey, and chilly, and they’re predicting three days of likely snowfall later this week. So to brighten my spirits I decided to post some of the pictures I took a few days ago on the beautiful, sunny, warm days we had before the vernal equinox arrived.

Although folks who live in town […]

Out With The Old

My clever son built me a new rack for my coned yarn. (You’ll see that later.) It’s wonderful. And big. In order to make room for it, something had to go.

I spent last night assembling and organizing this sweet little computer desk.

I really like to assemble things, so that was fun. I […]

My Baby

Michael, my youngest, mugged for the camera wearing his baby hat. Pretty cute, huh?

I must say, he’s as pleasant, as easy going, as charming now as he was when he was a little boy. Now he adds to it having any number of talents that’s he’s happy to share with friends and family. […]

Weaving Napkins

After finally figuring out how to draft a design in block theory, I spent a long time designing my actual napkins for the International Napkin Exchange. I wanted to do something with a sort of architectural feel to it, something that reminded me of Frank Lloyd Wright’s sensibilities. This sounded relatively straightforward to me. HAH!


It’s A Frog, It’s A Whale, It’s…


I came home from work and saw this odd formation. At first glance I thought it looked like a breaching whale Then I thought it looked like a frog climbing onto the roof.

Obviously it’s a big block of snow & ice that slid off my garage roof all in one piece. In […]