It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade. ~ Charles Dickens March is over half way over. Normally, I would have about 10 new projects cast on for Malabrigo March. This year I took…Read more Malabrigo March Comes in Like a Lamb
Cats know how to obtain food without labor, shelter without confinement, and love without penalties ~ W.L. George Today is a special day in our house. It's the kitties birthday! Woot Woot. Our fur babies turn 10. Burt and Ernie are litter mates. Gracie was born some time that same Spring. She was a stray…Read more Tuna Celebration
Some days you just have to create your own sunshine. This weekend, my allergies hit with full force. Things are starting to sprout. This makes the pollen count high. I noticed these bulbs on our back deck. This Spring, we added some bird feeders. The kitties love them. The birds love them. The birds are especially…Read more Bulbs, Birds and Books
Food is our common ground, a universal experience. ~ James Beard We love to grill. The British Hubby still misses BBQ from Texas. This week a new grill/smoker arrived at our house. Our old grill was rusting through. It had made several cross country journeys with us as we moved to different parts of the…Read more World Domination Through Grilling
The final mystery is oneself. ~ Oscar Wilde 2018 is the year of Mystery, Intrigue and World Domination. I've interpreted this theme to challenge myself and stretch outside my comfort zone in all areas of my life. At the day job, I'm trying to think of challenges as growth opportunities (this one is a continual…Read more Mystery and Intrigue in Knitting: Clue 2
Just once, I would like to wake up, turn on the news, and hear... 'Monday has been canceled, go back to sleep.' Ever feel like the time goes faster on the weekend than it does through the work week? I blame the Government. I suspect these two top secrete missions have forever messed with Space…Read more Conspiracy: How is it Monday Already?
All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast. ~ John Gunther A typical Saturday morning at our house included some type of low-carb breakfast casserole or quiche. This week, my seasonal allergies have started. Roughly translated, my energy levels are sub par. So we splurged and had eggy on toast! Doesn't this look decadent? Yum! The rest of…Read more Saturday Morning Decadence