Be Of Good Cheer

My husband’s favorite Christmas movie is Die Hard.  I didn’t know that was actually a Christmas movie until we were married for about 5 years.  It just never registered on my personal list of Christmas movies.  Action – yes.  Christmas – no.  We watched it the other day and so we keep repeating one of…
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An Elf Invasion

Call them elves, call them gnomes, call them tom ten.  The little people have invaded my home. Maybe I can convince them to make me some new shoes.  Or just clean up a bit.  Do elves do dishes? I am making these wee little shoe toy makers for the annual Merry Market that is held…
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Dashing Through The Snow

Dashing Through the Snow – by Addie Dashing through the snow on a pair of broken skiis,  crashing into trees, the snow is turning red I must have dropped my yarn and that is why your sweater is not finished!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I would add:  Sandbakkels, bourbon balls, the kitchen is a mess.  Oh what fun it is to…
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Cuddles

Lily is cuddled up with me right now as we watch a movie on TV.  She’s got the day off of school courtesy of strep throat which means that I am trying to get some work done on the couch.  Or at least I was until I started this blog post.  I always think it’s…
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Less Is More

  This year, somewhere around the first of October, I had a stern talking to myself.  I said that less is more this year and that I didn’t need to go all crazy knitting for everyone in my life.  There was no sense in driving myself crazy trying to get everything knit in time for…
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