I finally got some Ginger pictures! He's been running around all over the house, but I managed to catch him and lure him with some cephalopods. It's not the squidlies he's hunting. It's my phone! 😀 As a side note, my spell check dictionary does not recognize the word "cephalopod". Which is weird enough on … Continue reading Ginger baby, on the hunt
Last night, I introduced Ginger to a new toy. I'd crocheted an amigurumi squid, years ago, trying out a new pattern. When I realized we'd closed the other cats out for the night and Ginger had no toys in the room, I decided to see if he would like it. He did. Squidly is now … Continue reading Ginger Squid and general update
The pharmacy my daughter works at now has a small yarn display. Yay! I saw some t-shirt yarn and grabbed it, because I haven't seen t-shirt yarn in stores in ages. I made a basket. It's 5 kittens big. Beep Beep tried to get in with them, but it's not 5 kittens plus mama big. … Continue reading Kitten adventures
Usually, my daughter works a short shift on Sundays, so I spend time in town as part of keeping Sunday as a day of rest. It feels weird to not be doing that, but the pharmacy is now closed on Sundays. It's also totally messing with my sense of time! 😀 When my husband called … Continue reading A day of rest – and crochet yarn bowls!
I made myself a hat today. I'd made myself a ponytail hat last winter, but forgot it at the clinic during one of our doctor's visits. No one turned it in to the lost and found. I finally got around to making a new one. 🙂 I used two strands of medium weight yarn and … Continue reading A perfect fit
On learning that my nephew and his wife will be having a baby, I started working on crocheted baby gifts. I've just finished the last of them - a gift for the mom - to go with the stroller blanket and matching hats I made for Baby's first winter, including adult sized hats for Mom … Continue reading Well, that didn’t take long…