Wednesday, 8 February 2017
Tuesday, 7 February 2017
St John's and Saint Ben's students in Minnesota held coordinating demonstrations on campus today to try and improve relations between disenfranchised members of the community and the rest of the community. It was peaceful, friendly and a good step forward. (I didn't stay for the whole thing because I have cuaght a terrible cold and it was miserably frigid outside, but here are a couple of pictures.) I applaud their inclusivity!
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Just a few pictures to show what is new in my life. The thaw has turned our drive area into an ice rink.
and ... I have started a new knitting project (Yet another shawl) It is about 8" in diameter/radius right now.
The pattern is Herbert Niebling's Schneestern (but done in half round instead of the round. I'm using Qiviut from Windy Valley Farm.
Sunday, 22 January 2017
I've been trying to straighten up my home and part of that is trying to get rid of some of the massive quantities of yarn that are lying around my house. So I managed to get rid of one ball (with a week's worth of procrastination and a bit of knitting... whew... this will be even harder than I thought.
Anyway, here are some slippers that I have made: