Monthly Archives: October 2014

it wasn’t working for me

It was hanging over my head, but I was in no way prepared to face it. To add to the problem, I had decided that I was going to leave it buried until I had at least a week to … Continue reading

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of the hounds

We collected some milkweed seeds, just as the pods were bursting. Elena and I, on one of our walks with the dogs. The dog walking trails just beyond our front door are wonderful, full of prairie grass, mature trees, lots … Continue reading

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it’s barbershop pole purple

The spinning workshop was absolutely wonderful. The only problem is…what to do with the yarn? I have always been baffled by thick and thin yarn. And, until I get much, much better, that’s exactly what I’m going to be knitting … Continue reading

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blue skies

Yesterday was beautiful out, and the day before that, and the day before that. Today, too…beautiful days to get my vegetable garden all cleared out, the harvest sorted and cleaned, and my tulips planted. Yellow, red and white. And I’m … Continue reading

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some days are more inspiring than others

Having three days off in a row was a first for me at this time of year. Tuesday was lovely, weather-wise, and I spent some of it at the allotment, cleaning up for the October 15th deadline. It looks like … Continue reading

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