Tulsa and Oklahoma loses a favorite

Legendary Wayman Tisdale of BT Washington High School in Tulsa, OU Basketball, and the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame has lost his fight with cancer. You can read about it in the Tulsa World here. 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();

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It's KNIT OUT WEEKEND!!!!

Yep it’s time for SWAK’s annual Knit Out Weekend and people – I’m a goin’. The laundry’s washed and folded. The backpack is airing out. The knitting bag is loaded with yarns a plenty, extra needles, various accoutrements. I’m taking three workshops, two from Wendy Johnson on socks and one from Joan Schrouder on mittens.…

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I may be weird.

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();It wasn’t until this morning that I realized my choice of reading material could be considered – odd, weird, strange, disgusting. Below and to the right I keep a list of the books I’m reading for the…

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A Poem for the Day

I’ve been to Sligo in Ireland, and Yeats grave. For me -our farm is my Innisfree. Lake Isle of Innisfreeby WB Yeats I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,
And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made:
Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honeybee,
And live alone in…

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Second Time Around

The new house has a revolving door apparently. It’s funny that we’ve had more visitors in the month that we’ve lived in the new place than any month we lived in Tulsa. First Hillarey and Lance visited for my birthday. We had a great time and I think the kids love the new place as…

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Growing Older

If you want to read one of the best essays from a wise woman growing older go to Goddess in a Teapot. Carolyn writes a beautiful blog that I subscribe to. I find everything Carolyn writes touches a place deep in my spiritual heart/soul/mind. Happy Birthday Dearest Carolyn! Another news of the day – today…

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Had to be a Knitter!

One of the really cool things about a new house is new appliances. Brand spankin’ new appliances with gadgets! Now I’ve seen a refrigerator with the ice/water dispenser but never had one. Handy gadget! Our range is pretty nifty and I’m loving using it. But the handiest gadget had to have been designed by a…

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Pharmaceutical induced madness

It was one of those days that made me want to tell the world off. It’s not my fault really. Okay the mug is my fault but I had to have it after I saw Jackie’s. Last week I called in my prescription for Synthroid (short story – years ago Graves Disease – radiation treatment…

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Call it a good day!!

This is how you spend a birthday!! You dive face first into a bag of Starbucks Chocolate Chai Truffles! Oh yeah – life is good! I love the little tag on the top of the box “When coffee dreams, it dreams of chocolate.” Me too. var gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript…

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