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Book List Mystery Solved

My librarian Metadata Coordinator friend Paul passed along a link to this blog post.

Blogger The Rabid Paladin did some excellent sleuthing, and managed to track down the origin of that list of 100 random-ish books that’s been making the rounds lately.

“Well, at this point I abandoned the Big Read as a . . . → Read More: Book List Mystery Solved

Swatching Conclusions

I’ve been doing a lot of swatching this week:

Upper left: two swatches of the Noro sock yarn held together with Knit Picks essential, one on #2 and one on #3 needles. Upper right: Reynolds Whiskey, which I’ll probably use in my next pattern-for-sale project. Lower left: Jo Sharp’s Silkroad DK. Lower right: Louet . . . → Read More: Swatching Conclusions

Oh dear…

I don’t like the looks of the clouds that just rolled in.


Here’s the scene that greeted me from my office window this morning:

Things are white, which yesterday were green. This displeases me.

That being said, this doesn’t look like it’s going to be as bad as the December snow-mageddon. The one where I was stuck at home for 17 days, and without running water . . . → Read More: OMGSNOW