Carols and Crumpets!

For over twenty years people have been marking their calendar each year for the Tulsa Herb Society’s Carols & Crumpets. This Saturday from 8am to 3pm this popular holiday shopping event will be held at the Tulsa Garden Center located at 24th and Peoria in Midtown Tulsa. Lost City Knits will be there along with…

2010 Desert Southwest Vacation – Part One

Happy Thanksgiving to all of my US friends. I hope your holiday is filled with warmth and joy. 2010 Desert Southwest VacationPart One Our Friday morning started with a little flurry as we rushed around putting together our Oklahoma Food Coop order to drop off at Chef Teri’s kitchen. She’d graciously agreed to hold our…

Home and the travel mojo

It feels so good to be back home! Vacation in the Desert Southwest was wonderful in so many ways – good food, nice people and incredible natural sights. Just what you want from a get away, right? There was even time to knit in the car. In fact, I almost finished my Daenerys Shawl on…

Vacation and bears

As of Friday 12 November I’ll be on vacation meandering and hiking around Utah and New Mexico where no doubt I will find inspiration for new colorways – or maybe just get lost in the beauty of the desert Southwest. It’s happened before. According to my father I’ve been to Arches National Park before, but…

Buffalo Gal Mittens

Wherever we end up going on vacation (Yes the plan is morphing into a different trip because of a low of 11 degrees in Taos. Tonight’s low is 7 degrees. What were we thinking?) my hands will be toasty in my Buffalo Gal mittens. They’re finally done. Just to jazz them up a little I…