Category: Holidays and Special Occasions

Earth Day 2018

Earth Day always seems like a day to take stock of what you are doing, and what you could be doing better for Planet Earth. I’ve been using recyclable shopping bags for years (at least when I remember to take them in from the car. Or I buy new ones; I have a huge collection 🤷🏻‍♀️) I love my refillable…

It’s the Great Pumpkin!

Heading into the Thanksgiving season (at least here in Canada) I decided I wanted to try knitting pumpkins. A quick Ravelry search turned up a couple of patterns. I ended up trying both, and settled on a hybrid of the two, with a little inspiration on the top from a pumpkin hat.     Patterns: Great Pumpkin, Pumpkin Spice, and…

As a Woman of Science

Today is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. I know this because I was tagged in a tweet to celebrate it. While I thought it was cool, I was also a bit confused.   Happy Int'l Day of Women & Girls in Science! @susan_cfrn @bhmorse @LLRamsay @ShanSTibb @tweetram87 @MarloesKraan https://t.co/d5skIf53eJ — CFRN-RCRP (@CFRN_RCRP) February 11, 2016   If…