Monthly Archives: February 2014

Loopy’s Spring Challenge

I have cast on my sock and I am so enjoying it. The pattern, Alternate Step Socks, is very easy to follow. After one time through the 4 row repeat I knew the pattern and can now just knit away. … Continue reading

Posted in knits, knitting, Loopy's Challenge, yarn! | 5 Comments

Down In The Dumps Movie Viewing

Things have been trying here lately. Stress levels have been off the chart. I’m taking on more each day than the day before and I’m having trouble keeping up. Thinking about what I have to do sets my mind racing … Continue reading

Posted in Guilty Pleasures, movies | 10 Comments

WIP Wednesday: Getting Back On The Horse

After the last project failed so spectacularly I had to come up with a successful project for my next project. I went digging though the stash. I dug hard and I dug deep, really deep. I found a UFO that … Continue reading

Posted in knits, knitting, WIPW, yarn! | 8 Comments

Something Out Of The X-Files

I really liked that show The X-Files. It was weird and I love weird. I am so excited that the next Loopy ‘s Challenge has been announced. The minute I saw the announcement of the requirements I spent an hour … Continue reading

Posted in knits, knitting, Loopy's Challenge, Quirky Knitter, yarn! | 7 Comments

It’s Not You, It’s Me

So I decided to look for a new sock pattern last week. I looked at a lot of patterns and decided on this one. I picked out some yarn that was nearby and cast on. No I didn’t really read … Continue reading

Posted in knits, knitting, Quirky Knitter, yarn! | 6 Comments

FO Friday = Failed Object

Disclaimer: There is nothing wrong with this pattern. There is nothing wrong with this yarn. Both are quite delightful. There is everything wrong with the way this knitter handled this project. So yes, I have admitted to being a loser … Continue reading

Posted in FOF, knits, knitting, yarn! | 11 Comments

Another Snow Day

The school called early this morning to say it would be another snow day due to the impending storm. Fortunately I had suggested to H that she work from home today so we are all housebound. I have big plans … Continue reading

Posted in food, Guilty Pleasures, this place | 5 Comments