Birds flying high, you know how I feelSun in the Sky, you know how I feelBreeze driftin' on by, you know how I feelIt's a new dawnIt's a new dayIt's a new life for me.It's a new world for meAnd I'm feeling Good. The rain waters have receded and the sun is out. I have … Continue reading Nina Simone knew what she was singing about
I meant plateau. I don't know what it is. I thought starting out with 299 stitches and ending with 3 would make the process seem so much faster. That I would be a breezin' my way to the bind off. Perhaps it's because I have this distinct fear that this final 3rd ball just isn't … Continue reading Did I say downhill?
A day like today makes me want to turn up that Will Smith song and sing it loud! I definitely scared my boyfriend the other night by reciting it word for word. I was 11, this song was a hit and all I wanted to do was lock myself in my room dance and memorize … Continue reading Suma-Suma-Summertime
But not as much as tomorrow... Ahh Birch, I'm worried. I've finished two balls of kid silk haze and I've only done 9 repeats. I keep dividing the stitches in my head, subtracting the leaves and knowing that with each repeat there are 10 less stitches, but something is just irking me. I just don't … Continue reading I love you more today than Yesterday
You wouldn't believe what I heard on the radio this morning. In the "news" section no less. Knitting is the 'new popular' trend now. (And amonst the younger folk and no Grandma-ma). This was taken from an article from Marie Claire magazine saying that more and more women are taking up this craft. It even … Continue reading Bandwagon
Wow two posts in one day... who am I? I know I'll never be a daily poster but I'm do want to keep things interesting. I've read so many blogs who are the same - long droughts and then daily posts... so I don't feel SO bad, but I do feel like if I'm gonna … Continue reading A little Glimpse
So what was I knitting you ask during my May blog-haitus?? Why none other than the Clapotis! During my venture through the city several weeks ago I bought 5 skeins of Noro Silk Garden in Color 84 without knowing exactly what I wanted to do with it. I just loved the variations of color and … Continue reading Updates!