Mystery and Intrigue in Knitting

Without mysteries, life would be very dull indeed. What would be left to strive for if everything were known? ~ Charles de Lint The older I get the more impulsive I become. I've become increasingly more aware the only thing stopping me is me. We all carry baggage with us of what we think we're…Read more Mystery and Intrigue in Knitting


Signs of Spring

The Earth laughs in flowers. The past week we've had quite the cold spell. Winter refuses to make way for Spring. The 10 day forecast contains highs barely above freezing. Today, there were off and on snow flurries. Feeling a little bummed that the cold temperatures are going to last forever, I noticed green sprouts…Read more Signs of Spring

The Farm

I roamed the countryside searching for answers to things I did not understand.  ~Leonardo da Vinci Some days, I miss living in rural Midwest. When I found the Betty McDonald Farm, I thought it would be a great place to stay on Vashon Island. I wasn't disappointed. It was so quaint and charming. It reminded…Read more The Farm

What Happens on Vashon Stays on Vashon: Carb Lovers Gone Wild

Life is uncertain. Eat dessert first. ~ M.F.K. Fisher This weekend, the British Hubby and I took our first weekend trip of 2018 on Ulysses. After several long bridges, two long tunnels (the first tunnels for Ulysses!) and a ferry ride, we arrived on Vashon Island. Our first excursion to this island. Even more exciting,…Read more What Happens on Vashon Stays on Vashon: Carb Lovers Gone Wild