Market Day!

Most Saturday mornings we rise extra early and drive through the dark wee hours to the Cherry Street Farmers Market in mid-town Tulsa. The CSFM has been going strong for more than a decade and this year made the leap from a market squeezed into a parking lot to a thriving street market held on…

Hello Summer!

It was a billion (or maybe just 98) degrees outside yesterday so I stood over a hot cauldron in the studio for hours and hours. Of course, the AC was blowing in my face so spending the day this way wasn’t complete insanity.  Here are some lovely lace merino skeins to replenish the Yarn Shop colorways…

Meet Edgar – my father

When I did a search for photos for this post, there was one that I knew I wanted to include – dad with the car. I’ve always liked this young cocky image of my dad. In my youth (years after this photo was taken) Dad had funny nicknames for cars – like the Blue Goose.…

The Queue Blues

I’ve got a case of the Queue Blues. 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(); Here are the top two things on my Ravelry Queue Daenerys by Wandering Cat Studio for which I want to use the dark teal fingering alpaca dyed by a…

Local-vore

Sometimes you just want to set down to a pretty lunch. We eat a lot of sandwiches around here for lunch, often PBJ. But with the fresh food at the farmers market meals start to get prettier this time of year. Here’s an example. Pasta swirled with a dab of fresh pesto, topped with the…