So How Is The Mystery Knit-along Going?

I finished the first “clue” which is basically the beginning of the shawl pattern in the MKAL.  I’m working with the yellow yarn, which show a different coloring all my photos.  The second photo down is closest to the real color. I am proud of my self for getting through Clue 1 and finishing. Now…

Start the Day With a Vegetable Breakfast

Often I will start the day with a vegetable breakfast. I have a garden, and here in Florida the herbs (and peppers) grow year round. When fresh food can be found in the backyard, it is more enticing to use the vegetables. I’m still learning how to grow food here in Florida. (Read my Hydrangeas…

June Knitting Projects Currently in the Works

I have to keep track of what I am knitting so what better place than here on my blog. It may not be of much help to any readers, but maybe it will inspire someone to knit something.  I’m listing them in June, and certainly won’t be done with them in June! No matter how…

My Experience With Using a Lifeline While Knitting

I knew nothing about lifelines in knitting until not long ago. I thought, “what a great idea”. Often I will not attempt a difficult pattern simply because I know I will mess it up eventually, and then what? Now I know that I will not have to undo all my hard work and start over…

Revisiting an Old Blog Means Lots of Organizing

As I prepare to write again on this blog, I am seeing just how horrible I used to be at writing. Blogging for me has been a huge learning experience and whenever I see old posts of mine, I cringe. Tags are horrible, links are missing, categories don’t make sense, and photos are not placed…