"under the Weather".
now isn't that a lovely expression to say you're feeling
like you've been sucking on Donkey toes ?
i think i have the flu.
started feeling weird yesterday.
Knew i was really sick last night
when i didn't want to KNIT.
and: i'm going to miss the knitting meet tonight. Grrrrrrrr.
have been SO looking forward to drinks with the knitting grrrls.
back to bed now.
oh: good news, the knitting companion is feeling much
better. what relief ! (for him & his worrying knitter).
Wednesday, November 02, 2005
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
greetings from Mr and Mrs Clause.
they were wonderfully crafted by hand, by Joanne,
a member of the montreal knitting guild.
the pair of adorable North Pole dwellers are not
only cute to look at; they are hand puppets.
they will be flying to Germany in the mail very soon.
Well, at least some time this month.
and now, i need a cup of tea.
Monday, October 31, 2005
Sock news update:
the yellow & green socktoberfest socks are complete !
photos to follow; sorry that
there are No photos yet - today was a busy day.
the knitting companion was under the weather.
He wanted to lay together all day & knit. Which
is not a bad thing. Just not always entirely possible.
Happy Socktoberfest ! and thanks Miss Lolly !
Sunday, October 30, 2005
Canada (other than Saskatchewan)
moved out of Daylight savings time last night.
Did you remember to change your clocks ?
and now; from Canada's own Georgia Nichols:
for the week starting: October 30, 2005
All Signs (Eastern Time Zone)
The retired and unemployed ignore my references to career.
Consider: everyone's chart has 12 houses. (Looks like a pizza.)
House is about earnings.
It's how you attract money and possessions to
you. (And how you spend.)
The Sixth House is about your job -- what you do
to pay the bills.
(Centuries ago this house ruled slavery; today it's
The Tenth House is career and reputation. The word career
comes from the old French carriere meaning highway.
So your career is your
path in life. You might not get paid for it.
(Van Gogh never sold a
painting.) Being a parent is a career.
Your career is your epitaph after
(And Death is nature's way of saying,
welcome, come on in!)