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    The Death of Fansites?

    Does it seem to anyone else as though fansites reached their peak some time around 2002, and have been dwindling ever since? It seems to me as if fansites just aren’t as common, or as comprehensive, as they once were.

    We have Wikipedia now, and most fandoms have one wiki or another. But I’m . . . → Read More: The Death of Fansites?

    Cat Haz Been Trolled

    When you live out in the woods, spring brings with it all sorts of animal wackiness. Like mice getting trapped in garbage cans. And neighbor cats trolling your house.

    Don’t you just love the expression on the neighbor cat’s face?

    “Did someone say something?” He seems to be asking. “Because I thought I . . . → Read More: Cat Haz Been Trolled

    Free Knitted Bluebell Pattern

    Attention UK readers! Commenter Monkeylina works for the Woodland Trust, a woodland conservation charity based in the UK.

    She has developed a bluebell knitting pattern that you can knit and leave, along with a tag with the site’s URL, in order to encourage people to check out their local bluebell wood. Click here . . . → Read More: Free Knitted Bluebell Pattern

    NobleKnits Giveaway

    Hey everyone, just a quick heads up that NobleKnits is holding a drawing for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate for their shop.

    Details: “The winner will be able to redeem the certificate for designer yarns, patterns, kits, knitting needles and notions. Sign up ends 11:59 pm, March 31, 2011. Winner . . . → Read More: NobleKnits Giveaway

    Earflapping Along

    I was sooper excited this weekend when I finally made it to the bit with the polar bears.

    Then I finished the bears, and I was sad all over again. I have to knit a whole entire new band of snowflakes before I can knit more bears!

    This seems really unfair. . . . → Read More: Earflapping Along