Tag Archives: sweater

The Long Road Back

So it’s been weeks since I’ve posted. Mind you, the knitting needles have not been idle but I have been in cars and planes more than I can count at this point. After the Paris trip I had 4 days … Continue reading

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Blanket Statements 

Baby blankets take forever. Continue reading

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Birthday Crown

I’ve been knitting furiously and am half way done with the blue baby blanket. Luckily for me it has been announced that the baby will indeed be a boy. Whew. But a large crib sized blanket can get tedious so … Continue reading

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The Little Professor

Two rows left and it was Christmas Day so why wouldn’t I slip in a little knitting between stockings, wrapping paper clean up, cinnamon rolls, and a Christmas Dinner cooking marathon of Prime rib, asparagus tart, baby Brussels sprouts with … Continue reading

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Cable News 

Read all about it! The sweater is done! In 15 days start to finish: a cabled V-neck adult sized “Cricket Sweater”. Usually I’m pretty happy about finishing any project but this one was under pressure. My daughter’s birthday is January … Continue reading

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Starting a New Sweater

All the Christmas gifts are finished so it was time to start a new goal. My plan is to knit everyone who would wear it a sweater for their birthday! Ok I know it’s a large bite to chew but … Continue reading

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Pond Sailing in Paris

So this is how it all started. Years ago I visited Paris and my husband and I trekked over to Jardin du Luxemborg as one of the attractions to see when in Paris. Besides the gorgeous garden flower beds brim-full of … Continue reading

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Little Red Balloon

As soon as my daughter knew she was pregnant I knew she would be having a boy. Even as a child she elected for a boy Cabbage Patch doll. She babysat and did a stint as a nanny; all for … Continue reading

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Ice Creamed Sundays

Once in a while something tiny and perfect comes along and a whole world gets created around it. In this case it was a whole sweater and the tiny epic item was a button. Correction: collection of buttons. I first … Continue reading

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