Category Archives: Swallowtail

The heat is on

Geh.The weekend was not as it was intended to be – we missed a dinner and the cleaning lady we hired for my dad’s house had vehicle problems, so Dad’s place is still The Place Where Dust Goes To Retire. … Continue reading

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Head down and workin’

That’s me. No chat (hi, La, remember me?), less than normal email, little phone time. I am buried under work and knit deadlines, some of which are self-imposed. I finished the beautiful Swallowtail shawl with plenty of yarn to spare, … Continue reading

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The no-good, very bad blogger

I can’t have been the first to appropriate (and mangle) that title for myself, but I believe it’s quite true. It’s been [checking] five days since my last post. I don’t suppose that’s terrible, as far as blog-slackers go, but … Continue reading

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Deflowered

It’s the only thing I can think – I am no longer a nupp virgin. I have nupped the nupps. I love the word nupp. I wanna name my next kid nupp. In George Foreman style, I wanna change the … Continue reading

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Thank you

Thanks for all the words of support. I have been doing well, actually – it’s Saturday night, which means it’s been four days without a cigarette and it’s gotten easier. Actually, I can’t quite remember what night it was that … Continue reading

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Tuesday is the cruelest day.

On Monday, you’re still a little fresh from the weekend (or at least, your exhaustion is countered by all the fun you had). Wednesday is the tipping point of the week, heading into the weekend. Tuesday just sucks. However! Mondays … Continue reading

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[contented sigh]

Boy, for a Monday, I am sure in a good mood. Even for a regular weekday, I’m in a good mood. I got decent sleep last night (love you, Tylenol PM), woke up early to a Bug in a good … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle

Ahhhh, nothing like a new project to help you recover from the Curse of the Unknittable Socks.My sea silk decided it did not want to be a design I came up with – it wanted to be a Swallowtail Shawl.Smooth … Continue reading

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