M’s finished her first project tonight, with my help with stitching together the parts. Her stitches are getting better and still even. She got through binding off with a quick instructions from me and YouTube. She made this for her granddaughter’s first birthday this week. What a great gift. She’s on to her next project,
The full moon was so beautiful last night as drove home. It was so big and it was covered with a hazy. I took this shot from driveway. Should have walk around the neighborhood to get a better position. Well, maybe tonight.
UPDATE: Not sure why this went back to draft. I had to republish this to get it out of my draft folder. Sorry to repost. Still learning WordPress. I’m back from my trip to Hawaii to see my folks, family, friends and Oat’s send off (Next steps: part 1 and part 2). Wanted to share
UPDATE: If you are mailing your finished piece, here’s my address: 6 Edgebrook Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. I finally got out to Wrapped in Love Knit Night last Tuesday. Wrapped in Love is a group that crochet and knit wraps and shawls for donor family of the NJ Sharing Network. A friend shared with
Trying to be good and not complain but it was that kind this morning. Running a little late because previous night’s laziness, I had to clean the litter and take out the trash before I left for the day. And guess who had to use the box when I went to scoop it–enter Ollie’s sad
Just finished up a project–baby blanket in chunky yarn. 4 months late, I guess not too bad considering. Although I forgot to take a picture of the project. Maybe I can get with baby. Started a new project some beautiful yarn that was a gift–hand dyed white with blues and purple. I’m doing a feather
I didn’t want to make a big thing of it. I wanted to find a place that wasn’t crammed with people. Then I thought about the west-side beach and Kaena Point. When I mentioned this to my friend, Janice who has been in a halau for the longest time and is my Hawaiian culture expert,
Been thinking a lot of where I would spread Oat’s ashes when I get to Hawaii. His mom said in Thai culture the ashes should be spread in the ocean. I thought of having a get-together with friends and family at the beach then asking someone with a surfboard or kayak to take his ashes
Didn’t get out walking much. Let’s blame it on the rain but mostly it was laziness. But I made a few things. SUNDAY My geranium MONDAY Top: view of Raritan River; Middle: grilled vegetables for tomatoes salsa; 2 quart and 3 pints of Grilled tomato salsa TUESDAY Birthday cake! WEDNESDAY Back to grind– Jersey City
I get to see a lot early morning risers. This morning I saw a bunny and two deer. No blue heron today.