Tag Archives: Friends

Of Big Heads and Rainbows

A couple of weeks ago, Cookie said she wanted a certain crocheted character, but nobody would make one for her. And so I did, of course. Rainbow shirt and all. Because Cookie deserves some love.

Tagged , | 12 Comments

Oh, and…

Buddy, can you spare a dime? We all know that everyone’s belts have been tightened up a bit, but if you’re in a giving mood, check out Stacey’s fundraiser for Neuromyelitis optica. Or buy her cute “Hope Grows” cowl pattern … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The Event

Phoenix was a great trip – we stayed at a lovely B&B, went to the Desert Botanical Gardens, went to the Superstition Mountains, and ate a lot of great food. But all that was secondary, of course, to the event. … Continue reading

Tagged | 7 Comments

A Perfect Gift

BFF Margene surprised me with a lovely birthday gift while we were having a fabulous lunch with the boys at Red Iguana, our favorite Mexican restaurant.* Margene’s beautiful handspun yarn that I drooled on over when she brought it to … Continue reading

Tagged | 23 Comments

The Cookie is Sweet

Yippee Skippy! We had a beautiful day in the 60’s. Seemed like spring! Perfect for a photo shoot. Pattern: Forest Canopy, by Susan Lawrence Yarn: Cookie’s handspun from Cupcake Fiber Company sock batts, colorway “Cookie Wined/Whined” Needles: US 7/4.5mm Modifications: … Continue reading

Tagged , | 13 Comments

Cookie and Joan, in the Forest, with Susan.

Why yes, I did play “Clue” recently. Why do you ask? I’m half tempted to just leave it at that and let you guess what it means. I’m sure you could come up with some interesting scenarios. Ahem. But I … Continue reading

Tagged , , | 11 Comments

More Llama Love

I was sad to be out of town this year for our SnB anniversary swap. But BFF Margene made sure I wasn’t totally left out. Look what she made for me! Adorable mitts to match my hat. Yep, the exact … Continue reading

Tagged , | 8 Comments


Look what Cookie sent for the girls! A box stuffed full of yarn remnants! The girls were so excited about it, that they did what I’ve always wanted to do when faced with piles of cashmere, silk, and wool. They … Continue reading

Tagged , , | 10 Comments

What does it mean when I start channeling Cookie?

Hmmm. Yesterday Cookie posted about her rose-petal and lavender flavored Earl Grey tea, her finum tea brewing basket, and her little chocolate lambs, which she’d gotten in a swap package. I had just been enjoying my “Birthday” rose-petal flavored Darjeeling … Continue reading

Tagged , , | 6 Comments

Good Thoughts

I’m sure y’all have probably heard by now, that our dear Margene is having some serious medical issues and is in need of some good thoughts and virtual hugs. I’m unfortunately not in town right now, so I can’t go … Continue reading

Tagged | 8 Comments