Happy Friday, friends. I hope you’re finding some Good Things to celebrate this week … here are five of mine. Thing One. The Polar Coat. It’s finished. It fits. It’s warm. I’ve worn it lots. and I LOVE it. Lydia took some photos when we met up for coffee last Friday.This might be my favorite indoor FO backdrop ever – the lobby of a nearby hotel and yes, that is a horse, coming through a wall of grass. The pockets are one of my favorite things about this sweater (well, aside from all those things I said already). I am … Continue reading Five on Friday | Good Things.
It seemed like I enjoyed a full month’s worth of merry this past weekend, and yesterday … seemed like a full week’s worth! I went with my mom to sign the final paperwork and pick up her keys (eeep!! we … Continue reading Monday Merriment.
Yes, I finally got back to my knitting, and even finished something! But before I tell you about that, let me first share this. I hosted bookclub last night and finally got to bed (after maybe a glass of wine … Continue reading FO Friday | Hoping for Spring.
…last night I had the very fun experience of a first bookclub meeting. It was organized by a friend of a friend who just moved here and had enjoyed a bookclub in her old neighborhood. She invited a few neighbors, … Continue reading and now about reading.
…one of my favorite december traditions is hosting holiday bookclub. we don’t discuss a book, but there is still plenty of conversation. and food. and wine. which is really what our bookclub is all about! thank you, katie, for a … Continue reading holiday bookclub.
…we discussed the help (kay’s pick from last month – the one I missed to go to hunt valley). the overwhelming consensus was first – we loved the book – and second – sadly, like so many others we’ve read with themes … Continue reading bookclub at shari’s.
…evidently I am the easiest person in the world to surprise – not that I don’t pay attention or notice things. more that I just was completely. totally. not expecting a party for me yesterday! karen, lydia and sara schemed … Continue reading smile!
…I think I say this every time we meet, but I still can’t believe we’ve been together ten years (next month we’ll start year 11) and going strong! especially pleased this year to get one good group shot (thank you, … Continue reading holiday bookclub (day 16).
(visit flickr to see who’s who – and know that I take great pleasure in having “editorial license” here…after all I was the one with the camera, absolutely committed to getting a photo, and it was my birthday 🙂 thank … Continue reading unaccustomed earth.