Ithaca, Part 2

I finally finished writing up the pattern I posted about working on the other day and as a little reward/break for myself before beginning the next pattern (which should be much easier to write I hope!), I’ll post a few pictures of the remainder of my trip last weekend to Ithaca.

Any trip to Ithaca isn’t [...]

Pattern Slog

This is the not so exciting view from my desk today. My older laptop is providing me with some background noise in the form of Mulder and Scully (I just re-discovered the X-files and that seasons 1-6 are vastly superior to the later seasons); and I’m trying to work out some charts on my [...]

A Break in Watkins Glen

After our yummy brunch with Laura on Saturday, Maurizio and I (with our friend Ivan in tow), headed to Watkins Glen for an afternoon. The series of canyons and waterfalls in the small park were carved out by glaciers and streams over many many years and are breathtakingly beautiful – a natural geological wonder [...]

Fun in Ithaca (er, Trumansburg)

Maurizio took one of his precious vacation days on Friday and we made the drive up to Ithaca early in the morning. So early, in fact, that we made it into town by Friday noon-ish and went straight to my favorite yarn shop in the world, Knitting Etc Ithaca. Hickory was working, but [...]

My New Home

Welcome to my new home on the internet!
Totally copying Kat, I worked with Tad, whose other half I already knew and admired. Getting my own domain name and changing to Wordpress are things I’ve wanted to do for a while, but the learning curve seemed so steep and I always found excuses to put [...]