September

September passed in a blaze of heat, sunlight, and smoke. The days were meltingly hot as the summer faded– I remember sitting in the shade, midday, with full-body sweats due to the intense heat and humidity. Poor tiny Pendulum (our kitten) endured the heat in his fur suit! We gave him ice cubes to play with …

One of Two

Every holiday season I knit a pair of socks. It is a Christmas gift tradition that started in 2015, with a simple pair of cuff-down socks in a self-striping Opal Daydream 6-ply yarn. It was my first time using the Magic Loop method, which is now the only way I knit socks. Fast forward five …