Bathroom with a view…

When you are building a house there is a monumental list of things to decide. There is a list of things that are “must haves”. There must be enough outlets. There must be plenty of counter space and cabinet space. Things you’ve gone without and always wanted. In addition there is a list of things…

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Questions

This week I was asked, “Where are you from?” because I wasn’t interested in watching the college football championship game. I had finished eating a nice meal in a local gastropub and was ready to leave – but the waitress was surprised that I wasn’t interested in joining the throng of revelers in red who…

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Cheers Everyone!

Non-sensory knitting Knit night at the wine bar…. It was dark at the bar and I couldn’t see. It was loud at the bar and I couldn’t hear. It was smoky at the bar and I couldn’t smell. I’d had one too many drinks and I could no longer taste. But… I could still feel…

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Rogue River Journal

This evening I finished reading Rogue River Journal by John Daniel. By this I mean I read the final page, and the Acknowledgments. But I’m not ready to put it away. I’ve been told by enough people that I don’t quite fit in. In fact, it happened again this morning at Panera. Scary Man (I…

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Socks, socks, socks!

I have an overwhelming urge to cast on some socks. Fun socks. Colorful socks. Everyone who knows me knows I’m always behind on the times so it comes as no surprise that I’m going to use Cookie A’s Monkey sock pattern for the first time. Now if I can just decide on the yarn…. var…

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