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Forget Photography Today!

Even though I tried to get pictures well in the middle of the day, it was so gloomy and rainy that they all came out poorly. I was trying to show how hilariously oversized the hood turned out. As you would expect, based on the fact that I ripped back and knit it larger . . . → Read More: Forget Photography Today!

Blocking “Hood – Not A Hoodie – Just The Hood”

The name, if it wasn’t self-explanatory, comes from every conversation I had about it up to that point.

Me: “I’m knitting a hood.”

Other Person: “A hoodie?”

Me: “No, it’s just the hood.”

I finished it over the weekend. It’s an interesting pattern, but I could have used more direction on what the pieces . . . → Read More: Blocking “Hood – Not A Hoodie – Just The Hood”

Some Thoughts On A Bad Pie

I used to think I was a terrible cook. Any time I tried making something, it always came out awful. I had a failure rate of about 95% with new recipes.

Then I realized that it wasn’t that I was a terrible cook. It’s that this is what “cooking” means.

As bloggers, we . . . → Read More: Some Thoughts On A Bad Pie

On Failed Resolutions (But Not Really)

One of my goals for this year was to knit 12 pairs of socks, one pair each month. This would fully cycle through my sock yarn inventory, which is a very exciting thought to me. (I do not have a very exciting life, I guess.)

Despite my best efforts, I only made it through . . . → Read More: On Failed Resolutions (But Not Really)