Tag: DH

What Has Gotten Into Me?

This week, I finished off four — count ’em, four — UFO’s in the stack.  Not only that, I have a good shot at finishing off a fifth. I’m as shocked as you are.  Probably more so. Admittedly, none of them was a great deal of work.  (That part is somewhat more shocking, actually.  This…

When the Student Is Ready…

The rest of the old Buddhist saying is, "…then the teacher will appear." Well, usually I’m the knitting teacher — but in this case, I became the student.  Last Friday, I was grousing about the short black socks I had knitted for DH while on the trip in New Zealand.  Although I had faithfully copied the…

What I Knit This Summer

I’m sure at least one of you is wondering — "Well, fine, lots of sheep, some yarn stores, but did she actually get any knitting done on the trip?" Well, yes and no.  OK, well, actually, there can only be one accurate answer there, which is YES, I did knit a couple of things on…

ZOMG!

The "Z" here refers to NEW ZEALAND!!  Yes, here I am on a sunny Sunday afternoon in Queenstown, New Zealand. Ah, the magic of modern air travel.  Here is how bad it was getting back home in PDX just before we left. And after only 4 separate flights and 34 hours of misery traveling, here is what…

Not Guilty, Your Honor

Oh, boy.  It’s been, like, a week and a half.  What happened to blogging? Well, I’ll tell you what happened to blogging.  Life happened, that’s what.  That, and as I mentioned recently, knitters wanting knitting lessons have reappeared this fall with a vengeance.  In the past month, my teaching hours each week have been up…