Knitters Math

Confession Time: Math was not my favorite subject in school.  In fact, I pretty much hated it until I reached algebra.  Thanks to some great teachers (Mr. Boettcher being the best of the best), algebra just made sense to me.  It was math in puzzle format and just made sense to my brain. Since I’m confessing,…
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Make A List And Get Over It

My internal voice has been rather whiney lately.  To be honest, September has completely kicked my you know what.  It’s always a busy month and this year seems busier than normal.  The best way to stop the whiney voice is to make a list and start working. I finished another Ponchini that just needs to…
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Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

So I sort of won Stash Dash.  I say sort of because I finished over 4,000 yds of knitting.  Which is more than enough to qualify for the 3K.  However, since I was up knitting until midnight on the day of the finish, I did not post everything to Ravelry.  Which means that in the…
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The Glitterati

I’m a big believer in continuing ed for knitters.  You take a class and you get so much more than just the skills to make a particular project. Tips and tricks for better knitting/finishing/etc. Inspiration Comraderie with other knitters And sometimes, just a good old fashioned wake up call. I had the pleasure of taking…
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A Cardigan Built For Two

Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer true.  I’m half crazy over the love of you…… …You’ll look sweet. Cuddled up neat. In a cardigan knit for two. Really?  Those aren’t the original lyrics? As you might remember, my girls have sort of a love hate relationship with my knitting.  They love receiving the knits, but…
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