Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

I'm a wife, mother and knitter. Watch out for my pointy sticks.

Settling Or Unsettled?

Well Myles has adjusted to all our household disruptions. He’s decided that the chair and afghan are his. I keep finding him napping all comfortably tucked in by the Christmas tree. I’m feeling at loose ends. I haven’t knit in … Continue reading

Posted in dog, Poodle, this place | 5 Comments

This Recipe Is A Keeper

After more than a few disappointments trying recipes from Pinterest I am thrilled to have found a really good cookie recipe. They’re called Soft Chocolate Sugar Cookies. Unfortunately I didn’t have any espresso powder but I don’t think it was … Continue reading

Posted in baking, food, this place | 7 Comments

My Favorite Christmas Song

We spent some time yesterday decorating for the holidays. To get in the mood I played some Christmas music. I know everyone says Silent Night is their favorite Christmas song. This is mine. Before you press play have your sense … Continue reading

Posted in Those crazy holidays | 12 Comments

I’ve Got Things To Say

WTF is going on? My people spent all day moving stuff around. They moved my bed! I’m worried, frazzled and just plain confused. I’ve been sticking close by and listening to the chatter. They talk about new bedroom, relocating the … Continue reading

Posted in dog, Poodle, this place | 4 Comments

WIP Wednesday: Still With The Sweater

The photo lies. The yarn is green. I cannot capture the color in daylight. Or in the dark for that matter. It’s weird. Anyway I’ve started another skein of yarn. Bulky (or maybe it’s chunky) yarn knits fast! I’m supposed … Continue reading

Posted in Knits, Knitting, Quirky Knitter, WIPW, yarn! | 15 Comments

Holiday Gift Quiz

It’s Tuesday. It’s snowing outside. It is a snow day so we are all at home. French toast will be on the menu! So let’s do a quick holiday gift quiz. Feel free to answer in the comments or leave … Continue reading

Posted in Q & A | 9 Comments

FO On Monday: A Gift Edition

I’m sure we’ve all had that conversation. You’re crafting in public and some well meaning person suggests that you could make a lot of money selling your items at the farmers market or on Etsy. Normally I’ll just chuckle and … Continue reading

Posted in FO, gift, Knits, Knitting, Quirky Knitter, this place, yarn! | 21 Comments