In Honour of the Lowly Dishcloth

  I stumbled across the “5th Annual Knitting and Crochet Blog Week” a few months ago. Each day for a week has a different topic to write about.  There’s a few topics that have piqued my interest; I’m not sure I’ll participate every day but I hope to tackle a couple. Today’s topic is: Day One…

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Three Things about Tuesday

Tuesday I had to opportunity to travel to Campobello Island for a meeting.  While it’s “right there” (probably about 10 km at the nearest points) it is around 5 driving hours round trip.  Those hours do not include the 4 border crossings or the 2 ferry crossings.  And while it’s “right there” I’m slightly embarrassed to admit…

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“Knitting Gifts for Baby”

A couple weeks ago Susan B. Anderson had a give away on her blog for the book “Knitting Gifts for Baby” and I was the randomly drawn winner. (Yay me!)  While I’m very fortunate I wouldn’t consider myself “lucky” in things like draws or lotteries so I was completely psyched when I found out I won.…

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Kiddie Cadet Hat

After the debacle of my previous attempt at a hat, I decided to go for something simple and straightforward, except that I kept picturing a brim which made it slightly less simple and straightforward.  The Kiddie Cadet Hat seemed to fit the bill (pun intended). It really was an easy knit.  The hat portion is…

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