Word for the Day

Here on the creek we like a good cryptic crossword puzzle, primarily The Nation’s puzzle.  It arrives weekly and both households take pencil to paper and exorcise our brain cells to twist and turn the clues into  the words that only the likes of Frank W Lewis can pull out of his hat.  Mr Lewis…

Lovin' the tote!

The felted journal tote rocks!  Here it is after sewing on the wooden button with swirls that I bought at SWAK.  Next step is adding the strap, which won’t happen until I make it back to civilization.  var gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”));var pageTracker =…

Steaming

Today Chris bought me a new tea kettle because my old one’s valve was stuck and it no longer whistled.   The new one is pretty and shiny.  But it has problems releasing the pressure within.  Instead of a nice fine whistle, it sounds like a slow ….. fart. The tea kettle is going back…

Late Breaking News

This just in…best homemade pizza yet was consumed on Clear Creek tonight.  var gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”));var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker(“UA-xxxxxx-x”);pageTracker._trackPageview(); Now…back to your regularly scheduled yarn-naming contest.Scroll please…..

Introducing – a new line of yarn!

Two lovely holiday colorways of 100% silk to tempt knitters are being offered on our Clear Creek Lavender website! Perfect soft shading designed to show off intricate stitches.  Limited availability.  Next month’s offering in alpaca – because everyone deserves to start the year with a little halo. nvar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.”…