Knitting Design Book Giveaway and peek at Japanese Knitting

I love spring. I love my Guild, too–they bring in such exciting speakers (often partnering with the Sow's Ear, a great Madison-area yarn store and social hub). Gayle Roehm showed us a fascinating array of slides featuring Japanese designers; couture … Continue reading

Small Potatoes and Surprise Giveaway

Last night we had baked potatoes, and three left over. This morning, using my dad's old trick, I cut the potatoes into small wedges and fried them up, with less oil than the original recipe by using a nonstick pan, … Continue reading

Simple Style Giveaway Winner

A big-top round up of fun things today: Finally got links on the blog to the free current issue of Knitcircus and to purchase the pattern collection. Whew! A knitting friend tipped me off to the CogKNITive Podcast yesterday. Knitting … Continue reading

Crafty Blog Stop

We're getting some serious snow here, though the four inches that fell during the night felt nice and fluffy on my shovel. Hope everyone that's gotten snowed on is able to get where they need to go safely! Our blog … Continue reading