Books/Reading

Book Review: Once Upon a Wardrobe

Synopsis from Goodreads: Megs Devonshire is brilliant with numbers and equations, on a scholarship at Oxford, and dreams of solving the greatest mysteries of physics. She prefers the dependability of facts—except for one: the younger brother she loves with all her heart doesn’t have long to live. When George becomes captivated by a copy of… Continue reading Book Review: Once Upon a Wardrobe

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Book Review: A Room With a View

Synopsis from Goodreads: Lucy has her rigid, middle-class life mapped out for her, until she visits Florence with her uptight cousin Charlotte, and finds her neatly ordered existence thrown off balance. Her eyes are opened by the unconventional characters she meets at the Pension Bertolini: flamboyant romantic novelist Eleanor Lavish, the Cockney Signora, curious Mr… Continue reading Book Review: A Room With a View

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Book Review: The Dead and the Dark

Synopsis from Goodreads: The Dark has been waiting for far too long, and it won't stay hidden any longer.Something is wrong in Snakebite, Oregon. Teenagers are disappearing, some turning up dead, the weather isn’t normal, and all fingers seem to point to TV’s most popular ghost hunters who have just returned to town. Logan Ortiz-Woodley,… Continue reading Book Review: The Dead and the Dark

Knitting · Spinning · Year of Projects 2021-2022

Year of Projects 2021-2022: Week 15

This week I've been focusing on a non-YOP piece (my Saligna sweater test knit) but did manage to get two of my YOP's worked on. My DH also has found work travel has kicked back into high gear for him. He's home this upcoming week but then gone for almost 2, including the weekend, so… Continue reading Year of Projects 2021-2022: Week 15

Knitting

WIP Wednesday: October 5, 2021

A bunch of things on the needles right now to share, including one stealth start and finish, so let's jump right in! Keepsake (Ravelry Link): Romi Hill has a new "oddment's" collection that just released full of small/one-skein type projects. I really enjoyed making several from her previous collection, so I grabbed this one as… Continue reading WIP Wednesday: October 5, 2021

Knitting · Spinning · Year of Projects 2021-2022

Year of Projects 2021-2022: Week 14

This week, I finished up the Stillness Shawl I was working on. (You can pop over to Friday's post here to see more details.) Happy to have that larger project done and off the needles so I'm now working on.... A new spin. This is the last of the mixed sweater lot spin I've been… Continue reading Year of Projects 2021-2022: Week 14