December Recap

Hello! And welcome back after what I hope was a lovely holiday season. We had a very nice Christmas. This year, we splurged on an artificial tree. Here’s Pepper at Home Depot, assessing the selection. I was set on getting one of the cheaper…

Latest Knitting, a Recipe for Cheese Pie, and some Tidying

This week, we’ll start with the cooking. Have you ever had the toasted ravioli at Olive Garden? We’re huge fans and were hoping to recreate the dish at home. Pepper found a wonderful copycat recipe. You can access it HERE. It’s not very difficult,…

The Mittens are Done! (And a Hat)

I am happy to report the Possum Yarn mittens are complete! They have even been worn. And yes, they are soft, they are warm, they are everything a pair of mittens ought to be. That is not, however, to say they are error free….

I Think We Have a Winner!

I’ve finished the first mitten! No, that’s not true. I’ve finished the first mitten minus the thumb. See that little yellow line? That’s where the thumb is supposed to go. Tonight, after I finish blogging, I’m going to take a deep breath and unpick…

Mitten Update…and a Massacre

Oh dear. Ginger left her little knight out on the coffee table the other night, and Manny found him. This is what I woke up to. Poor little guy. He never had a chance. Manny wouldn’t admit to anything, but he certainly looked guilty. Thankfully,…