Silently, like thoughts that come and go, the snowflakes fall, each one a gem. ~William Hamilton Gibson A week has passed, and all the snow around my neighborhood is gone. It's lovely when the snow is fresh and pristine, but once it's covered in car fumes it starts looking a bit sad. It's hard to…Read more Snow Day?
"Elementary, my dear Watson." ~ The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, 1939. The snow has mostly melted. Okay, we actually still have quite a bit left, but the road conditions have cleared up enough to travel into work. Commuting sure does cut down on my knitting and snuggling time. Snow or no snow Friday night typically…Read more Friday Night Heist
When snow falls, nature listens. There is something about snow that quiets the entire world. The morning commute conditions were actually worse than yesterday's. Not surprising since it's about 10 degrees colder than yesterday. Eek, it's cold! Today's view looks pretty similar to yesterday's. Does it look any colder? The view out the front window…Read more Snow Day: The Second
When it snows you have two choices: shovel or make snow angels. It's the first snow day of 2020. It's rare my house has snow in January. Yes, it's winter and it's cold, but normally the snow level stays at a higher elevation. Traditionally, we've not been house bound until February, but an arctic storm…Read more Snow Day: The First
"Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore." The Wizard of Oz The first full week of 2020 is in the books. I had intended for a few blog posts this past week, but life and the day job got in the way. Friday night is still movie night for the British Hubby…Read more Friday Night Blockbuster
"We came, we saw, we saw, we kicked its ass." ~ Ghostbusters How is it the last week of October? This month I've spent more time sleeping and watching movies than pretty much anything else. I went back to work before I was close to being healthy, and consequently I've not had much brain power…Read more Monster Mayhem Continues
There is magic in the night when the pumpkins glow by moonlight. It's been awhile dear followers. This cold has zapped my creativity and my energy. It's not been great for my knitting either, but I have enjoyed Monster Mayhem 2019. This Friday we took a slightly different approach with our movie pick. The original…Read more Great Scott, It’s Friday Night!
For every minute you are angry you lose 60 seconds of happiness. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Typically on Friday Nights, The British Hubby and I like to watch A Brain Out or Cult Classic movie. The past few weeks we've made a slight change. I'ld never seen the entire Star Trek Series from the first…Read more Friday Night Voyage
No one has ever become poor by giving. ~ Anne Frank Way back in July, I signed up for a dishcloth swap. I needed some inspiration for my kitchen dishcloths. My knitting was in a bit of a rut. I love knitting and giving dishcloths and towels, but my own were starting to look a…Read more Christmas in July: September Edition