Archive for September, 2009


Monday, September 28th, 2009

It’s evenings like this that I’m glad that I’ve bothered to figure out how to use my camera a little bit. There are heat storms swarming all around the city tonight. I was getting groceries earlier and one of them threw down a lightning bolt like a petulant child complaining about a lost toy. They’re […]

Slowly Socking

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Not my best work (photography-wise), but darn the iPhone is handy. Slooowly moving along on my socks.

New Knife Block

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

I’ve been looking for a new knife block for some time now. I’ve got a decent Henkels knife set that I got years ago, but I’ve also picked up a couple of additional knives that don’t fit in the block that came with the original set. Today at Bed Bath & Beyond, I found this […]


Friday, September 11th, 2009

This sock is definitely re-kindling my knitting mojo. My only complaint – and this is nothing against Cat Bordhi – is that the instructions are confusing. Cat’s book provides instructions for knitting both on two circs and dpns. I’m using dpns, as you can see. But there are several places in the instructions where she’s […]