Monthly Archives: July 2007

But does your knit night have troubadours?

Lettuce Knit’s does. (Now.) Round about 9 o’clock last night these two guys walked down the street singing, each strumming a guitar – the song was “Take On Me” by A-Ha! Everyone cheered and they came back. They played a rendition of “Faith” by George Michael before they departed us. I think they were as […]

That there cracktastic addictive knitting website

I was all ready to show progress photos of Jaywalker and After Dark, except God only knows where my camera cord has gotten off to so at the moment I am new-photo-less. (Also, I was going to mention my Grand Plan to complete both of the lace edgings for the front and the back of […]

We interrupt your Sunday broadcast…

…for just a little bit of gratuitous food picspam. Saturday was all about the kitchen, for me, and indulging in some new recipes. First, I assembled some S’mores Cupcakes:   They are delicious – but very sweet. Tooth-brushing and flossing is very much required. The only thing I missed in the recipe was the sprinkling […]

Looking up

This is me hugging my laptop. ::SQUEEZE:: It’s back, it’s repaired, i got the message last night and went in today after lunch to pick it up, and now it’s in my laptop bag waiting for me to get it home and boot it up. I can feel my state of mind improving already. My […]

Getting There

I did get out to knit night last night at LK, and it was good to do so, to spend an hour or two applying my thoughts to something besides Thesis stress or whining about my absentee computer. I sat next to a nice woman named Robin, visiting from Nashville (who as it turns out […]


I still have no laptop, my knitting hates me and I had to rip out my grand total of 4 inches’ progress of badly-knitted lace trim on the After Dark nightie, it is rainy outside, I don’t want to write my Thesis, and my floor of the library is dark and filled with men with […]

If you give a knitter a holiday…

…she will still manage to find yarn. . For the Canada Day weekend (technically still going, since today is the business holiday as a result of the actual day falling on a Sunday) I tagged along with my parents for a visit up to friends in Owen Sound, which is a small town up towards […]