…Starbucks and knitting! Starbucks has the holiday spirit already! Christmas Blend coffee and the absolutely (I hope for them in my stocking) delicious gingerbread biscotti. Had for breakfast both days this weekend. And know I will not be tired of … Continue reading two of my favorite things…
♥*happy sigh*…another proud parenthood moment. Sara was inducted into the National Beta Club tonight. That’s her in the front blur brown slacks and purple top (I know likely the very worst photo ever taken, but that’s what I get with … Continue reading making me happy.
…from this……to this……to this…and very cool that we happened to be seated next to the owner at Murphy’s, and had a delightful conversation with him and his organic produce supplier and I hope they do expand their organic offerings and … Continue reading a perfect day.
…for seven hours yesterday, I knit socks. With Cat Bordhi. The author of this fabulous book (and a few others). And it opened my eyes to so many new ideas, not only about socks, but about knitting in general. Honestly, … Continue reading socks!
…Sara with her birthday flowers (thank you, Katie!) Lots of good food and good company – loved that Katie came home for the day. And we ended with a very yummy cranberry cheesecake (that Sara made herself – I did … Continue reading sweet sixteen.
Happy sweet sixteen, Sara! We have a fun day planned…tennis, a visit from Katie, lunch, Marie Antoinette, spaghetti, cheesecake and likely a few phone calls. Much to celebrate! Continue reading make a wish.
…yes, I’m converting my friend Shari! I haven’t really taught anyone to knit (the knitting lesson a few weeks ago was more like a refresher course…they’d both knitted before) in a long time. Fortunately, Shari is a quick study. I … Continue reading a new knitter.
…I’ve been looking for them daily – and temperatures in the 70’s (even 80’s) make it seem like summer is just not going to leave. But this week, temperatures dipped into the 40’s and we finally saw some definite signs:1. … Continue reading signs of fall.
…Secret of the Stole – hint #4 done! just in time for the midnight deadline to be eligible for the hint #4 prize.I know the photo isn’t great, but it’s very dark outside now. And I think the wine serves … Continue reading under the wire (again!)