December (and Final!) Merry KAL Wrap-Up

365days ago I invited ‘anyone and everyone’ to join me in a year-long knitalong. I had absolutely no idea what to expect and a part of me kind of expected that I might be working on Arne & Carlos’ 55 Christmas Balls to Knit alone all year. To my great surprise & delight, within a […]

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Get Christmas Knitting Done: Check.

I have not really taken part in the whole knitting for Christmas tradition in the past — at least not beyond little things like mug cozies or a stray hat here or there. My husband gets his skein of sock yarn with the promise that someday it will become socks, but that’s been about it. […]

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December Merry KAL Announcement

Welcome to the very last of our monthly Merry KAL announcements! I am always looking for things to come full circle. I look for it in life, in nature, in human behavior, in my work — everywhere. The sun rises on a horizon and sets on a horizon. Doing something kind for another person leads […]

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November Merry KAL Wrap-Up

I finished up this month’s installment of the Merry KAL a while ago, but I have been putting off photographing due to some very, very cold weather here. Cold as in highs in the low 20s (20 deg F, that is). This morning I had no option to put it off any longer and thankfully […]

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September Merry KAL Announcement

Where I am, September is the last hurrah of summer and the first glimpse of fall. It is the month when sweaters get pulled out of storage & trees begin to change color. It is the month when we begin hearing school bells ring (although they are mostly all ‘tones’ now) & kids in new […]

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August Merry KAL Wrap-Up

It seems August has left my house as quickly as it showed up. Phew! I’m kind of just in awe of my survival. In spite of my mostly frantic state of existence this month I managed to knit up my August Christmas ball for our knitalong. We don’t have to discuss that I waited until […]

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