What is on my Design Floor AND On the Needles Monday, November 12, 2012

| November 11, 2012

I am doing a DOUBLE REPORT here….my quilting Design Wall Report and my On The Needles Knitting progress.  First the quilting….. I actually got LOTS done this week.  The first thing I did was put a new ironing board cover on.  I am embarrassed to admit that I have had this ironing board kit for […]

On the Needles Friday, October 26, 2012

| October 26, 2012

My Blue Skies Socks are growing…….here they are from last week.   And here they are now….not a lot of progress…..BUT it is better than nothing…….in fact looking at my sock knitting progress over the past 4 years, this is STELLAR!     Sometimes after being in the classroom all day, my brain has slowed […]

On the Needles, Friday, October 19, 2012

| October 19, 2012

Judy has announced the ON THE NEEDLES report day – so here goes.  After FOUR YEARS of struggles to try to knit  a pair of socks, I did it!    HOWEVER…..you do not have to look closely at all to notice that ONE OF THESE SOCKS is not like the other one.  SIGH…..when they are […]


| October 8, 2012

Some of you who follow me may recall FOUR YEARS…..(yes at least four years) of tales about my pitiful and unsuccessful attempts to knit a pair of socks.    Every New Year’s Eve I make a SUGGESTED TO DO LIST (kind of like a bucket list) for the upcoming year.  In 2009 I really got […]

Third Time is the Charm

| October 25, 2011

Do you remember my talking about TRYING to go to the new Hobby Lobby in Midlothian, VA on Saturday?  I was TOTALLY on the wrong street (Midlothian Turnpike instead of Hull.)  My friends told me it was by the “new”  Wal-Mart and the car dealerships,  but I have geographical and spatial difficulties – and perhaps […]