Aaaand we're back to socks!!! You may have noticed that I've been a bit quiet of late, but that's because I finished my socks and I couldn't seem to write about anything else. The thing is that, my fearless co-knitters and I decided to make Once Upon A Sock a monthly sock check in rather … Continue reading Once Upon A Sock: Nice Ribbed Socks
It may surprise some of you to discover that I am the least organized person ever. Yes, seriously. It's something that by no means comes naturally and any organization that does, is purely out of my desire to be as prepared as possible. It makes sense when you learn that I've lived in Earthquake … Continue reading Just in case the wheels come off…
The title isn't a rhetorical question - I'm really curious, especially as I try to figure out how to be better organized with my projects so that I can work as a monogamish knitter. Believe it or not, dropping everything to knit and block my first ever shawl was a key part in the complete … Continue reading When is a WIP not a UFO?
First, I wanted to send a huge hug and a thank you for all the well wishes I got on my last post. Apologies for not responding right away, especially since they really cheered me up when I needed it the most. So I just got back from my tour of the hospital. I checked … Continue reading Yarn Lights Up the Hospital Staff 🙂
This phrase and/or concept has never bothered me. One of the things that made me an amazing researcher/scientist is that "back to square one" was exciting like reading the Choose Your Own Adventure books as a kid. And in case you're wondering, yes, I was one of those kids who tried to read every single … Continue reading “Back to Square One”
I got a lovely update from Hannah yesterday. I'm glad she's getting settled in after a big move and... well that she'd also rediscovered a hibernating knitting project and got swept up in that rather than knitting socks 🙂 Perhaps this is why I put off organizing the Yarn and Project Bins for so long... … Continue reading WIP(s) Wednesday
[Originally from the Girl On Fire post, but I decided it was it's own thing after a second look] As I started this post I thought to myself, "this is what happens when Entropy is allowed to win." By this I mean that my brain starts resembling my surroundings which right now, are a chaos … Continue reading Getting Organized