Last week's goals with progress indicated: Knit 3 or more wedges of Aranami. Not done - I got caught up in cables and finishing the Aspen sleeves, so I only managed 1 last night. Start sleeve cap shaping on Aspen sleeves. Done. Started and finished - the sleeves are done. See? Go to TKD twice. … Continue reading The Week March 27-April 2, 2017
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Knit 3 more wedges of Aranami. Done. Continue with Aspen sleeves. I'm almost done with the increases and near where I should start the sleeve cap shaping. Go to TKD twice. This almost didn't happen thanks to snow days, but I'm still feeling Friday's workout. Keep learning how to spreche … Continue reading The Week March 20-26, 2017
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Knit 3 more wedges of my Aranami shawl. Done. Easy peasy. Recreate the charts for Aspen so they're all in one chart, not a handful of charts with different row counts, which is too much for me to keep track of. Plus for some reason I really enjoy lining boxes up … Continue reading The Week March 13-19, 2017
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Wear The Green Wood Cardigan and when I'm not wearing it, gaze lovingly/meditate on the greens and blues in the yoke. This was easy; I wore it everywhere I could and thrust it at people to admire and hold. Knit 5 more wedges of my Aranami shawl. I can easily make … Continue reading The Week March 6-12, 2017
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Seam the arms or sides of The Green Wood Cardigan. Seamed all the seams, sewed all the buttons, wore it to the grocery store for its public debut. All the dirty details are on my Ravelry project page, but here's a picture: Knit 2 more wedges of my Aranami shawl.I think … Continue reading The Week Feb 27-March 5
A selection of pictures of signs that I found notable at the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. My friends and I were on Independence Avenue (where the stage was) close to the corner of 7th Street SW, on the back side of the Air & Space Museum.
After our most busy day on the trip on New Years Day, January 2 found us limping along. Or at least I was limping along. We were all tired and cranky, and Mr. Q and I started the day of pretty tensely because of some petty disagreement the previous day whose origins I can't even … Continue reading NZ Day 12: Waiotapu Thermal Park, (Luge), Rotorua