This week has been really hard on me emotionally. This time of year is always hard for me anyways and the loss of our beloved cat Socks was almost unbearable. It helps knowing that there was nothing that we could have done for him had we found out that he was sick sooner. It was… Continue reading Earbud Pouches and a new kitty
Our kitty started having breathing problems on Monday afternoon. When we took him to the vet Tuesday morning we found out that he had FIP and that there was nothing that could be done for him. We were told that he had one to two weeks to live and that it was going to continue to… Continue reading R.I.P. Socks
I am finally done with my latest pair of Blueberry Waffle Socks. While I love wearing these socks. I think that I got a little burnt out on knitting this particular textured pattern PATTERN: Blueberry Waffle Socks STARTED: 04/28/2016 - COMPLETED: 07/10/2016 YARN: Knit Picks Stroll Bare! which I hand dyed myself YARDAGE/WEIGHT: 69 grams or… Continue reading More Blueberry Waffle Socks
SOURCE Today would have been my Sissy's 27 birthday.
I love this pair of socks that I knit for my Daughter. I let her pick out the yarn. She was not entirety impressed when I told her that they were a Christmas gift and that she had to wait for Christmas to get them. I reminded her that I have already given her 3… Continue reading Lifesavers Socks
Yesterday we lost another. A Great Aunt who was really truly great. This quote reminded me of something that one of her Daughter's in Law said at my Grandfather's funeral. SOURCE
I dyed up some patriotic yarn last week and cast on some socks as soon as the yarn dried. I have enough yarn left over that I can probably make her a pair next summer with red or blue heels, toes, and cuffs. RAVELRY NOTES: PATTERN: Rose City Rollers - STARTED: June 23rd 2016 -… Continue reading Patriotic Socks