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by erin on March 18, 2014

Well.  I just don’t know what to tell you all.  Bits of ice are falling from the sky.  There’s a three-hour delay for school today.  I feel like busting out  The Long Winter and reading it to the kids.  Of course it’s not really that bad–no blizzards, and spring really is in sight.  The frozen […]

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Showin’ And Tellin’

by erin on April 2, 2013

  There are so many pictures in this blog post that I am really hoping none of you out there have dial-up.  Be prepared for quite the show-and-tell.   I paid my usual visit to my most favorite, hallowed, lovely place on earth (also known as the LYS) and got whacked fully in the face […]


In The Know

by erin on February 19, 2013

So it’s a marvelous thing when I walk into the local yarn store (LYS for the peeps in the know) and see bags and boxes of goodies strewn about.  When I walk into the LYS, I’m already a very happy person, but let me tell you that the yarns and goodies that Mary has ordered […]

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Live and Learn

by erin on March 27, 2012

I’ve been knitting on Polka Dottie (pattern available at your favorite LYS in Chapel Hill and Raleigh!), that adorable dress pattern for Knit One Crochet Too yarns, and I got stuck.  Twice.  With the directions.  Man, it’s been a while since something in a pattern made me go, “uhhhhh, wha????” Maybe it’s prideful of me […]


by erin on March 6, 2012

It’s been blustery, wet, wild, snowy, and sleety out lately.  Turbulent weather all over the country, really.  Spring looks like it’s shaping up to be a wild ride.  Who knows what else may happen in the next month, while spring and winter duke it out and winter finally takes the hint and moves on. I’ve […]

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