Category Archives: Hats

Tidying Up

“Use it up!” — That’s been my mantra on many, many things lately. Whether it be the bags of oat bran that are clogging my freezer (from an impetuous 50-lb purchase several years ago–don’t ask…) or the shampoo that no one … Continue reading

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Just a Monday Morning

I love Monday mornings. I know I’m in the minority. After a week-end of being on the go, I love the solitude of the house to myself after the kids get on the bus and my husband heads off to … Continue reading

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The State of Affairs

This winter has been frustrating. Frustrating because it’s so cold (-20 today) and the warmth of the woodstove beckons me like a lotus-flower of the ancient Greeks. I have not been to Yoga or Pilates in weeks; I have, however, … Continue reading

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The Ski Hat that Ran a 5k

My 14-year-old daughter spied a ski hat in REI that she wanted.  Smart girl knew not to bother asking me if I’d buy it for her.  Instead she asked if I would knit her one.  Meanwhile, my sister was shopping … Continue reading

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Swimming Lessons

While my kids are learning their swimming strokes and how to dive more effectively, I knit. I haven’t been posting much because a) my June had been a whirlwind of activities and chauffeuring, b) I haven’t been crafting because we’ve … Continue reading

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Summer Bonnets

I’ve been making baby bonnets.  NOT for me, so don’t anyone go thinking this is some weird attempt to announce anything of that sort.  It all started when my sister had baby Brenna last spring.  And because last summer a woman … Continue reading

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A Little Gifting

I recently finished some gifts that are on the verge of being out of season, but since we had the tiniest bit of snow flurries last Saturday, I’m going to ride the crest of blaming the weather. We gave these … Continue reading

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