I have to admit that I was a bit alarmed that Hallowe’en wasn’t even over yet when the stores started to put out their Christmas displays. I guess it just goes to show how the commercial world moves. I thought it was gauche to put up such store displays before American Thanksgiving, but I guess […]
This was last night’s dinner: a home-made chili from scratch. The only things that did not come in my produce box this week were an onion from my veggie drawer, spices, the beans, the ground sirloin, and a wee little bit of starch to thicken the juices slightly. When I say ‘my produce box’, I mean that […]
I finally managed to squeak a little time to take a few photographs, and very quickly came to the realization that maybe, just maybe, I should have gotten my rear in gear a little sooner. On a less overcast day, perhaps. But, things being as they are, I tromped out to the patio and set […]
We’ve been needing to take a break for quite awhile now, and it only just finally happened. Thank goodness for vacation time! Some may recall that we took a trip to Saskatoon about a month back…and a week of vacation with it. Yeah…that didn’t work out quite so well. Robin was recovering from a cold […]
I really wanted to have something to post. But I’m coming down from the freezing from my dental visit this morning
I pre-ordered Rock Band 3 with the Keyboard a few days ago. I was all excited that it would ship and (hopefully) be in my hot little hands yesterday on release.
This is what I’ve taken to calling The Sock of Awesome (aka Awesomesocks). As you can see, I finished sock #1 and have moved on to sock #2.
My sock knitting has been a stop-and-start affair. You can tell when I’m spinning my wheels. From the outside, it looks like a case of startitis.
I cast on for the next sock in the series. Those last two pairs of socks were motivational! I’m just having trouble getting past the cuff.
I have two socks finished for the Super Sock Scarefest! It’s always nice when I have a few things I can share.