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Monthly Archives: August 2012

WIP Wednesday: Shawls and Socks

I have so many projects on the go right now that I can barely keep them straight. No particular project seems to hold my attention for any length of time (hence the reason I’ve started so many), but here are a few of my current favourites. Several months ago I enthusiastically began knitting a ColourContinue Reading

Soccer Star

Adam’s final soccer game was last night — and it was great to be able to see him really get into the game. While he used to hang around the fringes of the action, he’s now often found in the middle of the fray, trying to take control of the ball. He has been fortunate thisContinue Reading

Pinwheel Baby Blanket

I like to think that all the babies in my family deserve a little hand-knit something, and my new nephew Kaden is no exception. While he probably won’t get much use out of his new Pinwheel Baby Blanket until the weather turns colder, at least he’s well-prepared! Nearly all the baby blankets I’ve knit haveContinue Reading

Leah’s First Soccer Season

In the blink of an eye, it’s over: Leah has finished her very first season of soccer — and she finished well! I am so proud of her; Leah has come such a long way over the course of the season. Back in June, she was a sobbing, screaming mess whenever her coach suggested that sheContinue Reading

Friday Miscellany

I don’t know if it’s a growth spurt, or a full moon or something else entirely, but Leah has taken to having the most incredible, no-holds-barred meltdowns. This week I feel like she’s spent more of her waking hours in Time Out than in Time In. Of course, she’s managed to perfect the “I’m sorry,Continue Reading