Thanks again to Charles Gandy and Acorn Creek Press!

The Embellished Sock book winner is: Francis Berryhill! She’s been notified and I hope to have it in the mail tomorrow.


I was thrilled to have a bit of free time during the London 2012 Opening Ceremonies to watch the livestream (NBC didn’t carry it, but several BBC affiliates did). Incorporating music, high-tech, humor and children’s literature gave the event unique UK-style.

For Ravellenics Project, I’m writing the pattern for a lace /sock weight version of the Silk Moon Crescent Shawlette., using Knitcircus yarn. :)

And now, for something new…

Our kitten Friday isn’t the only baby on the property! We received a pot of impatiens as a gift, which hangs just outside our front door. Imagine our surprise when a little brown sparrow decided to make her nest inside. Even more surprising? Today we noticed these peeking out:

Keep cool,


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