Monthly Archives: January 2012

2 thumbs up

The mitten from my last post has received a thumbs up. Marty wore it for a walk in the afternoon. I only had one done so on the other hand he wore an insulated glove that ¬†was (gasp) store bought. … Continue reading

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Stranded

It is a beautiful day on Okauchee- the sun is shining and the sky is blue with no clouds at all. Which also means it is a little colder than it has been. Clear days are usually accompanied by cold … Continue reading

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sunshine on a cloudy day

Over the last year and a half I have saved all the yellow onions skins from the bags of onions I buy at the grocery store. They were jammed into a gallon size ziplock bag and stowed under the sink, … Continue reading

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frozen pipes

Its a grey day here but I am glad to be home. We had to make an emergency trip to the cabin. A neighbor heard the fire alarm going off in the cabin and e-mailed. Another neighbor kindly helped out … Continue reading

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Reynard

I have been knitting my friend Monsieur Reynard. I love my samples the yarn is thick and soft. I am not quite happy with the face though. I think it is very cute but I think I can improve it. … Continue reading

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hunting

what do I see hunting in the snowyou can barely make him out in the brush across the bay but then he steps out in the open and cast a long shadow in the crisp white snow. hunting- listening for … Continue reading

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snow

it’s here snow wonderful,wet,cold snow!

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I finished monkeys and decided last night to take a break from the monkey madness. Oh I will knit more monkeys I want a whole string of minis but I have had this idea floating around in my head and … Continue reading

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Whatz it

Any one that guessed sock–you are close but not quite right.Ahh!!! there add a couple of friends and you can see what this will be. Alice and I are busy adding the details for this guy and I am retesting … Continue reading

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Full moon Jan 8 2012

Isn’t this a gorgeous view of the moon rising over Okauchee Lake. It is still warmish and the lake isn’t frozen but the bay we live in is.¬†Knitting continues to fall off my needles. I am obsessed with animals. And … Continue reading

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