I finished my Leyburn socks! These are my January pair for the Great Sock-Off 2009 on Ravelry. The basic premise there is to knit a pair of socks a month. Yikes! I hope I know what I'm getting in for. But, I must say, I love these socks. They fit so well! Even if they… Continue reading January Socks
This was a Facebook MEME, where one was supposed to write 25 random things and then tag 25 people to do the same thing. Only, I decided to take do the MEME on Facebook, and then take the first 13 things and make them my TT for the week. Happy Thursday! ~*~ 1. I can… Continue reading Thursday 13 #74 ~ 25 Random Things
I have nothing today. I'm still working on all my WIPs, but I have no new pictures of them. And I have no inspirations of funny things to say. So, I'll share with you a recipe that's been in my family for ages but I've only just discovered. It's so yummy! ~*~ Chinese Sesame/Almond Cookies… Continue reading Cookie Day!
Gung hay fat choy! Happy Chinese New Year! ~*~ For me, Chinese New Year is fun, but nothing easy to pin down. I was raised with Americanized Chinese traditions, and only know enough of the language to say "Hello," "Happy New Year," "Thank you" (I think I remember "thank you," anyway) and to order food.… Continue reading In With The Ox
I may have done this one before, or I may not. I'm not sure. But this time I got it from An at A Writer's Block. Grab the nearest book. Open it to page 56. Find the fifth sentence. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions. Don’t dig for… Continue reading Vamped
It's winter, and one of the things I love about winter nights is the abundance of comfort foods available. Here are thirteen of my favorites, in no particular order: 1. Soup. Nearly any and all soup. 2. Buttermilk biscuits. Usually the Pillsbury kind, as I am too lazy to bake them from scratch. 3. Corned… Continue reading Thursday Thirteen #73 ~ Comfort foods
I am running out of steam tonight and yet don't want to let yet another blog post slide by, so I'll let the pictures speak for themselves. I hope you don't mind. The Leyburn socks, side-by-side as proof that I've knit this much. It's truly unheard of for me to knit so fast, so I… Continue reading Quick WIP