Last December, I wrote a post about my reading plans for 2017. In a nutshell, I wanted to continue reading more diversely in terms of genre (30% non-fiction) and author gender and nationality and I wanted to make better use … Continue reading On Reading | 2017 (so far).
I have two big stories to share from the weekend. First – we found fall! at the park, Friday afternoon Friday was a glorious fall day. Holly and I enjoyed an afternoon walk in the park, soaking up sunshine and … Continue reading Weekending.
Back to Alaska! Monday, August 21 we docked in Skagway. We loved seeing the welcome sign from the White Pass and Yukon (railroad) Route – that was our #1 excursion and the only one all six of us did together. … Continue reading Alaska | Skagway.
Joining in with Carole, Kat and crew to share three things … about planning my next sweater project. Kat asked yesterday if we were “planning any knitting”. I told her I almost spit out my coffee – I am always … Continue reading Three on Thursday | Planning a New Project.
Thank you all for your kind notes and good wishes about my ankle. Holly and I did get out today for a very slow walk and while I won’t be running anytime soon, I think I’ll be back to walking … Continue reading Unraveled Wednesday.
Yesterday’s rain was long gone by the late afternoon and I took full advantage to get Holly out for a walk. There were a few puddles, but the skies were blue and there was even a nice breeze that put … Continue reading A Silly* Story.
It was a beautiful weekend here. The weather was glorious. Saturday afternoon walk Sunday morning run The blanket did not have to see the Yankees lose two in a row. bound off Friday afternoon We figured out how to take … Continue reading Weekending.
Sunday, August 20, was “Juneau Sunday”. We docked mid-morning and – wearing all the knits – I was ready to go! We disembarked and quickly found a stranger to take our photo. I was surprised – given how chilly and … Continue reading Alaska | Juneau.
Lest my Wednesday posts leave you with the idea that all I’ve been doing is knitting Sam’s birthday blanket, today I thought I’d share three things I’ve done besides the blanket. Thing one. I finished The Book of Joy. oh … Continue reading Three on Thursday | Besides the Blanket.
Joining in with Kat and crew to share what I’m knitting and reading. Believe it or not, I’m still working on Sam’s birthday blanket. We did get out a little more this week. We knitted through nap time (twice), got … Continue reading Unraveled Wednesday | The Blanket’s Tale (cont.)