Knitting · Memoir

A Crafty Childhood Memory

I guess the weather decided to grant us some snow in honor of my birthday yesterday. It is really coming down! To honor my birthday in my own way, I am traveling down memory lane a little bit, remembering my very first knitting project. Flash back to the mid-1990’s. Pre-cellphones, pre-internet, pre-puberty (for me, anyway).… Continue reading A Crafty Childhood Memory

Knitting · Memoir

Christmas Eve Has Found Me

Christmas Eve at last. Mom and I hung out in our sweatpants for most of the afternoon. While she was busy making her famous cheese ball, I busied myself and decorated the family Christmas tree (finally). It’s not snowing outside. In fact it’s unseasonably mild, but I felt all warm and fuzzy tonight anyway eating… Continue reading Christmas Eve Has Found Me


I’m a-Knitting on a Jet Plane

I’ve been a knitting fiend this week. I whipped up some super quick knit-ups, including some last minute Christmas gifts. I did manage to also finish one thing for myself, though: Knitterly’s Moto Vest, which will be a valuable additional layer under my coat to keep me toasty in the cold while visiting family in… Continue reading I’m a-Knitting on a Jet Plane