Garden Deva

One of the true highlights of our fall is always the Garden Deva Open Studio Party. It’s a chance to reconnect with market customers and friends who we haven’t seen since late September or early October and those we haven’t seen since the last Garden Deva event. Ovar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.”…

Spindles!

My incredibly generous friend Teabird sent a wonderful package! Mvar 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(); That’s right two spindles and green roving!    Pardon the short post but I’ve got to play…DMvar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript…

Three Blacktops and a Dirt Road

Rereading a book a decade after the first reading can put you in a totally different mindset. Your personal politics may have changed, your living conditions may have changed, your health, maturation, and a multitude of other contributing factors to your thought process may have changed. Thus – the book while the words have lain…

Good Mail!

 I love when knitting goodies show up in the mail and last week two of the prizes I won on Seasons of Lace arrived. Ivar 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();First up is the book Knitting Lace by Barbara Abbey. It’s wonderful…

Home is a good place to be.

Ivar 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._trackPageviewIndiana was beautiful, lush and green. We passed cornfield after cornfield on our fourteen hour drive to Nappanee. We left a heat wave of 106, and the mid-80’s of Indiana were a relief. There is a…

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.…