Tag: friend

When the Husband is Away, the Crafts Come Out to Play

The HB is on a 10 day ramble somewhere very South. I get pictures sent daily to my phone of sights they’ve seen, food they’ve eaten and things they’ve done. They even sent me a picture of the… Read More

Craft Sabbatical: The Tucking Tails of Enterlac

I obviously love to knit and I like to try new things. I saw a lot of patterns in the past couple of years that looked like a basket weave. I thought, “Holy crap – nope, can’t do… Read More

A Honey Wheat Breakfast for Champions

It’s a super stormy day, so it’s a perfect day to continue the bread experiment. I’m trying to find out what my HB is allergic to in packaged breads, so I can eat my healthy bread without giving… Read More

Lettin’ the Fairies Out – Irish Soda Bread

If you have been reading along recently, then you already know I’ve been on a baking kick. In the previous blog, A non-additive baking weekend, I talked about baking bread to avoid having a million ingredients in my… Read More

A Great Summer Saturday with JELLO!

This past Saturday was wonderful. Unlike many people, I love mornings. I feel my best, when I get up early and get things done. My day started as just that. I got all of my errands out of… Read More

You don’t need wine to get a sheep naked.

Being from a mid-western state and visiting many festivals and Yankee Pedlar fairs, you would think at some point in my life, I would have seen a sheep lose its coat. However, no. Not so much. Also –… Read More

Hm, a Craft Sabbatical, huh?

According to dictionary.com, a sabbatical is any extended period of leave from one’s customary work, especially for rest, to acquire new skills or training, etc…… That sounds fantastic. So why the heck am I not already doing this… Read More

Yep, Another Addiction

If you would have asked me what my favorite animal was when I was a child, it would have been a T-Rex, pterodactyl, or maybe a dog. Today, however, I worship the fleece beasts. I’m not even a… Read More

Curry Puff Pastries? Yes Please!

One night, after walking home in the icy cold rain, I came home to a lovely smell. My wonderful husband was already in the kitchen whipping up another fantastic dish. This one was so good, I had to… Read More

Knitting can WAIT?

For the past few months, every second I haven’t been at work, I’ve been knitting. It may seem ridiculous to some people…Riding the train: Knitting. Waiting at the doctor: Knitting. Going to bars: Knitting. Driving the car: Just… Read More