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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Knitting Blogs & Sites

Well, ONE Way to Avoid Spam

Is just to not post for, what, almost a week? *facepalm* I just haven’t been feeling the blog urge lately. Steve and I were talking about it the other night – we’ve both noticed that most of the blogs we read have been on the quiet side. I’m chalking it up to summer.

I spotted […]

Well, since Amanda and Dawn have done it…

The Flickr Photo Meme!

The rules:

1. Type your answer to each of the questions below into Flickr Search. 2. Using only the first page of results, and pick one image. 3. Copy and paste each of the URLs for the images into Big Huge Lab’s Mosaic Maker to create a mosaic of the picture […]


I’ve seen this on a couple of blogs, so I thought I’d see where I ranked.


As a 1930s wife, I am Average

Take the test!

And now, back to being a lump. I’ll get pictures a little later of the status of the backyard.


Ten Years

A decade.

1/10th of a century.

3,650 days.

5,256,000 minutes.

That is how long ago this was:

It was the best day of my life to that point, and it has only gotten better since then.

The truth is, not that long ago, I wasn’t sure we’d make it to this point. […]

Shamelessly Stolen from PennyKarma

Because I totally want to be her when I grow up. πŸ˜€

Your Score: Sofia Coppola Your film will be 57% romantic, 25% comedy, 24% complex plot, and a $ 38 million budget.

With few films under her belt (The Virgin Suicides, Lost In Translation, Marie Antoinette) as a writer/director, she’s already highly respected and […]

I like this one!

I stole this one from Carmen. πŸ˜€

The Recipe For Pamela 3 parts Compassion

2 parts Class

1 part Fun

Splash of Instinct

Finish off with an olive

What’s the Recipe for Your Personality?

Thank you all for your thoughts and encouragement on the whole existential Yarn Pr0n crisis. πŸ™‚ I promise the YPF […]

Stolen from Damknit

Erin’s post is here.

What Pamela Means You are influential and persuasive. You tend to have a lot of power over people.Generally, you use your powers for good. You excel at solving other people’s problems.Occasionally, you do get a little selfish and persuade people to do things that are only in your interest.You are usually […]

Progress! An End in Sight!

That’s right, folks, it looks like the end of the Palette Cardi/Amazing Technicolor Dreamsweater is in sight! Last night, I FINISHED THE SLEEVES!!! Which means, all that is left to do is the front steek, the button bands, and the collar. Woohoo!

(Apologies for the blurry picture)

I tried it on last night, […]

Can’t Fight Fate…

I kind of saw this one coming…

Your Score: Hermione Granger Don’t fight it…it is who you are!

You are super intelligent and try to help the world. Not just witches and wizards, but also house eleves. You are the natural born healer.

Link: The Mega Harry Potter Character Test written […]

Yes, Another Silly Quiz

Spotted this one at Bonne Marie Burns’ blog.

Who is Your Ideal TV Boyfriend? Created by BuddyTV

I’ve quit watching The Office, because it got just too painful for me. I used to work in the office of a warehouse, and the guy who ran it was WAY too similar to the Michael Scott […]