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My Christmas socks

I’m done my Christmas socks! I finished them off at Rox’s Christmas party tonight. Everyone thought I was brilliant and an accomplished knitter, or that’s what I assume they meant as they snickered at me as I sat there knitting. Sure they all drank and told amusing stories but I was just kept at my …

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I’m Bringing Sexy Back….

What could be more sexy than me, knitting a Christmas sock in public. Today at the hospital while waiting to see the surgeon I was knitting a sock. I had a bunch of people start asking me the normal ‘wow, what is it’ and ‘those needles are so small’ stuff and then someone Flirted with …

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Quiz

What Kind of Knitter Are You? You appear to be a Knitting Guru. You love knitting and do it all the time. While finishing a piece is the plan, you still love the process, and can’t imagine a day going by without giving some time to your yarn. Packing for vacation involves leaving ample space …

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Teenagers = Poopheads…..

I hate teenagers….they should be burned at the stake….I’m hopeful my disrespectful evil offspring of teenage years is reading this RIGHT NOW! The Earl of Stupidness will not let me knit him a hat. Just a plain black toque……he said no he won’t wear it. So I’m knitting one for his friend Sandra …..it’s black …

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I’m back….

Man, if I ever say I’m going to Calgary for one day remind me that I am OLD! I cannot do that sort of thing I used to do no problem back in the day….. All I can say about the trip is I have amazing friends and family. I am truly blessed beyond what …

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CALGARY!

I’m going to Calgary…..for 12 hours. I’m driving down there and back with Karen and Rox for a meeting of sorts. I’m not going to say what until MUCH later on. Here’s the prob. I don’t know what to take to knit. It’s a 3 hour or so drive and I don’t want to run …

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I’m FREEZING!

No I’m not a little cold. I’m down right FREEZING. The temperature for a few days is not bad but come on! It’s been a week now of ridiculously low temps. How low you ask? MINUS 28 CELSIUS but with the windchill it FEELS LIKE MINUS 36….what’s that my little american friends MINUS 17 but …

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My SKB so far….

Just the sleeves and the neckline left to do! Don’t know why my facial expression is so cheesy…. And here’s Elijah and Daddy because Elijah was jealous that Mommy was getting her picture taken.

Are you paying attention?

Just to see who is paying attention…..I’m 11 rows away from finishing the body of my skb. I will be trying it on soon…and posting pictures……my god i’m sooo excited!

Oh Ye Simple Knitted Bodice…

How I missed you. I’m so glad you didn’t desert me in my time of need. I’m so glad we’re back where we should be together on the couch watching ER. These times we have together before you are complete mean soooo much to me. I know that my fondling the sock yarn today made …

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