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


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


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

New Socks!

And they're done.   Project Details Pattern: My same old vanilla sock Yarn: Lang Jawoll Superwash Solids, Black Watch. I think the real color “name” is actually a number. Needles: 2.25mm sterling double points For: John Started/Finished: Started 1/23/17 Finished … Continue reading