About Me

I'm a married knitter, crocheter, and newbie spinner living in the Maryland suburbs with my photographer- computer geek hubby, 3 cats, and 3 dogs. And yarn. A LOT of yarn. Just ask my hubby.


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Clean water. Such a simple thing, right? And yet for so many people in the world, it’s something nearly unattainable. Charity: Water aims to do something about that, and Knit Witch wants knitters to help:

Here are some interesting facts for you:

– 1.1 billion people in the world have no access to clean water […]

A Request for Some Friends

So, you guys have heard me mention our friends Steve and Mindy, right? Well, I may not have mentioned it, but one of their two fabulous kids happens to have special needs. So, Steve posted the other day about the Special Olympics World Winter Games Scarf Project. They are working with Coats and Clark to […]

A Call for Generosity

OK, I know that a lot of you responded when I posted about Erin‘s fundraising efforts (and thank you for that!!!), so I’m bringing another one to your attention.

Betsy is a dear, dear friend. She and I met because our husbands went to Penn State together, and I feel so lucky that I’ve gotten […]

Do you read Damknit?

If not, you really should. Erin’s a hoot. But besides that, she’s got a heart as big as all outdoors. One of the women she works with just suffered a horrible loss in her family. Her cousin Michael shot and killed his 2-1/2 year old daughter Amy before taking his own life. Her family is […]

Shameless Plug!

But really, there is nothing to be ashamed about in plugging this.

The lovely Aimee of Fairie Knits (who I will be meeting at SAFF! Yay!) is doing the Walk to Cure Lupus, and she needs your help. Her goal is to raise $5000, and she’s about halfway there. So, if you can spare a […]