…the linen shawlette, test-driving the shop pattern I re-vamped (really, there is nothing worse than a typo in a lacy pattern – I’m glad to say I didn’t find any!). I did tweak it a bit to make it bigger … Continue reading Finished!
…one of the highlights for me at stitches was meeting mercedes tarosovich-clark, the designer of my recently knit retro redux shrug. I didn’t even know she dyed yarn, too. well, she does and it is beautiful! we all picked up … Continue reading designer crush.
…time has passed and it seems like so much has happened since I last posted. the last time I let a week go by between posts, I promised myself I wouldn’t let it happen again. ….but I did! it was … Continue reading too much.
…in our yard. lovely blooms all around. and sara. ready for prom. (more photos here) Continue reading lots of lovely.
…for the first time in roswell high’s 61 year history – the girls won their round one match in the regional tournament and qualified for state. sara didn’t play, so I wasn’t nervous :-), and simply enjoyed the day – great tennis, plenty … Continue reading going to state.
…more laundry, more groceries, more cleaning up. but I’m ok with all of that to get this back. monday morning way too early after sara’s 11pm flight on sunday. she’s catching up on food magazines that arrived last week and … Continue reading back to normal.
…this started as a post simply to share the good news that I’ve WON an autographed copy of alana dakos’ (aka “never not knitting“) cosette wrap pattern from life on laffer. to say I’m excited is an understatement. I love … Continue reading news.
(honestly!) but I was a bit freaked when he crawled into the mailbox once I opened it. and I was very careful not to close the door all the way so he could escape later. marc picked up the mail … Continue reading I didn’t scream.
…right? (or at least no more than any other weather forecast!) this week is looking fabulous for sara, sharing her spring break with katie. and as much as I love them having their sisterly bonding time, I admit to just … Continue reading google weather doesn’t lie.
…a few really warm days (highs in the upper 70’s), a bit of rain and then lots of sunshine have made at the park. it is definitely, finally, beautifully spring! I got April off to a lovely start with a long … Continue reading what a difference.