Archive for March, 2008

Easter’s a-comin’

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

And I am so making these.

How-to at Martha Stewart. Via the Not Martha craft blog (worth a look for us crafty types: she always posts tons of super interesting links and how-tos that she finds.)
Ooh all these holidays that I’ve been pretty much ignoring since I was 12 will be so much fun with a [...]

Nursery walls

Friday, March 14th, 2008

Well, the nursery walls are finally finished! Ok, not exactly finished – I still have to go over the baseboards, but hey! The biggest part is done.
My sweet painter friend Kathy Karlson came over early this week and worked her magic with a little white and blue paint, and voila!
I wish I had a [...]

Knitting for Taco.

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

I finished the first of a couple little sweaters for Taco about three weeks ago, but only took a picture yesterday. It’s a cotton yarn, cleverly made so that when knit up, it becomes terrycloth! Just the thing for a newborn in the heat of summer.

… and the buttons have little yellow chickadees on them!

Getting bigger…

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Me at 5 months pregnant:

Do I look pregnant yet? Or just fat? Hmmmmmm.

IT’S A –

Monday, March 3rd, 2008

If you don’t want to know the sex, don’t read past the last line of this blog. Though you’re soon to find out anyway, cuz I’m not really gonna guard my pronouns, and I’ll certainly be showing you all kinds of projects… and some may be in pink! or blue! And then you will know [...]

Fighting the stash dragon.

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

I finally got motivated to organize my yarn stash last night. I wish I could credit my innate sense of tidyness for this, but the reality is that I had to use a certain size needle for my newest little baby sweater and all the appropriate ones were tied up in abandoned projects. I’m such [...]