Yarn Along :: Modern Lovers

  My knitting has been a little sparse lately. An irritated thumb and sore wrist have kept me from spending much time at the needles.  And I've noticed the less I've been knitting, the less I feel like knitting...kind of a bummer given the season we're heading into! I did cast on a pair of [...]

Yarn Along :: Love & Linen

I raced through Eleanor & Park and loved it! Needing to stay in the vein of keeping my reading simple and not too dark, I checked the library for a book I keep hearing great things about. Imagine my delight when I found a copy of The Rosie Project straight away! Bonus: it came up [...]

Yarn Along :: Just Keep Knitting

Tomorrow is my due date.  While in some ways it seems unbelievable that it's already here, it also feels like it's been such a long journey.  I am so looking forward to meeting this little guy, I'm practically buzzing with excitement! In the meantime, I'm trying to knit, read, and cook all the things!  And [...]

Yarn Along :: keeping things simple

With the turn of the new year, and as I ready and wait for baby, I'm craving simplicity.  I want (and need) for things to be slow, simple, and easy.  My body is working very hard these days (38 weeks, whoa!), and my mind gets tired fast.  I need simple forms of entertainment and activity [...]

Yarn Along

I was craving a page turner and an addictive knit, and I sure got what I asked for! Last week I could not put down these rainbow leg warmers.  Each stripe knit up so quickly, that it was easy to say "oh, I'll just keep knitting till I finish the next stripe."  And on and [...]