A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.

Another Week in Review…

I’ve spent most of the week on the landscaping. It’s coming along pretty well I think. I hope some of the plants actually live. Sam asked why I keep taking pictures of all the plants. I told him because it may be the last time we see these plants alive. Some people have a green […]

Happiness Is…


Halle says: “This is Phillie. He’s a girl. When he turns into a moth his name is still Phillie.”

Halle was so excited to find this little fuzzy caterpillar in the backyard. She was so gentle with it. She makes friends everywhere she goes!

Halle and Phillie

And here’s […]

New additions

Today Sam and I went to the pet store and got these new guys…

New Cichlid 1

New Firemouth Cichlid

Another Cichlid

Silver Dollar Fish

And here’s what I’ve been working on…

Boteh Scarf

This is the “Boteh Scarf” from Interweave Crochet Spring 2007, crochet from Happy Feet sockweight yarn, […]

Just another post

T-Rex, Ready to Attack

This little guy was peeking around the corner at the top of the stairs this morning.

On the Needles

Here’s what I’m knitting up now. The pattern is called the “One Row Lace Scarf” and it’s super easy. It’s the same […]

Just finished…

Feza Scarf

I just finished this scarf with the new yarn I bought in Kearney, at the Woolly Mammoth. It was a really quick knit, a simple feather-and-fan pattern, on size 10.5 needles. This yarn was so much fun to work with. I finished it in 3 days!

Wings of Peace Shawl

And […]

I Almost Forgot…

On the way home, we stopped in Kearney, Nebraska, just before the bad rainstorms hit. There’s a great little LYS there called The Woolly Mammoth, where I bought these beauties:

Fiamma yarn by di.vé, 100% wool, thick & thin yarn, really soft! I love the bright greens! I got 2 skeins.

This is […]

New Yarn

Look what came in the mail for me yesterday!

Two colors of Plymouth Happy Feet sock yarn!

I have hoarded enough sock yarn in the past month to make about 20 pairs of socks…I’m still working on the first pair. But I’m prepared for a year’s worth of sock knitting now! LOL