On Tinking

When teaching someone to knit we often extoll the virtues of frogging (ripping out) a project that doesn’t please us or has errors. “It’s just yarn” I’ve read and heard people say and even myself proclaimed. We’ll laugh it off and say, “Rip it out and start over”, “Frog it”, or my personal favorite “Toss…

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A reflective hike

A new year. Yep it’s here. A brand spanking new year. Whether your new year’s traditions include black eyed peas or resolutions, a new year is full of opportunity to make good on all of those yucky things that we didn’t like about the previous year or build upon the things that we did like.…

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Biscotti Day!

All across the globe – and blogland – people have been making and decorating cookies. I’ve seen bedazzled Christmas cookies and read friend’s Facebook status updates about making Danish Julepepparkakor, Brunekager, S-Kager, Pebernødder, & coconut cookies. Another friend made glogg and gingersnaps for St Lucia day.  It’s been a few years since I made cookies…

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