About Lorette

My name is Lorette. I learned to knit in 1999, and took up spinning in 2009. I'm a physician specializing in internal medicine, and live in the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy my blog!

Give Us This Day…

The Daily Bread: 1.5 cups white flour 1.5 cups whole wheat flour 1.5 tablespoon vital wheat gluten 1 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon buttermilk powder 1 cup water 1 tablespoon molasses 1 egg 1 tablespoon yeast More flour/water if needed for … Continue reading

Ahhhh.

Sunday afternoon on the lake, me, my knitting, and the cat. It doesn't get much better than this. I'm still working on the same projects, slowly but surely. The lovely stuff in the photo is the Afghanistan cashmere, I'm knitting … Continue reading

Ooooh!

After I finished the Ruffles shawl, I needed to cast on another semi-mindless project. I mentioned in my last post that I might do another Hitchhiker shawl, so I started rummaging around in my yarn stash for the perfect yarn. … Continue reading