Lost

With great anticipation I boarded the plane Getting out of this snow Was the name of the game Clutched in my hand Was my yarn in a bag The people who want socks Are beginning to nag I’ve been knitting a while And I was almost done But finishing en route Just isn’t as fun…

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Garter Stitches

Brown garter stitch sweater On and on it goes Row after row Infinitely Non-threatening; comforting Growing Basic stitches on a Long term project Onward Great to start Great to finish In between: Nothing to say; nothing to show but Garter stitches

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Eight Days

I started Poetry two zero one Thinking it could be lots of fun But I’ve gotten a cold And I’m feeling so old And I long for a glimpse of the sun Outside the door are piles of snow But it’s only eight days til I go Somewhere where it’s hot It’s a tropical spot…

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Rick Mercer is one of my favourite comedians; I love his take on our weather over the past two weeks. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=196OwW8vN5E[/embed] Our "flurries" over the weekend turned into another 30 cm but only over the island.  We have another couple potential storms on the way. I think I feel my mammoth tusks growing.

Have I mentioned it snowed?

Rick Mercer is one of my favourite comedians; I love his take on our weather over the past two weeks. Our “flurries” over the weekend turned into another 30 cm but only over the island.  We have another couple potential storms on the way. I think I feel my mammoth tusks growing.

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Everyone’s Different

Today in my Facebook newsfeed appeared a link to a blog post entitled “5 ways to make using DPNs easier“.  I clicked it with a little smugness; I love knitting with DPNs so I was SURE I was already doing most of things on the list. Maybe I’d pick up a trick or two, but…

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