Crochet Scarves

While digging through my yarn drawer a few weeks ago, I discovered some yarn I’d been saving:   3 skeins of alpaca yarn that I had bought while I was in Sweden. The only seller in the US is in California, so I have to order it online if I want any more of this…

Potholders

Are you familiar with these items:   In case you didn’t know, the above is a loom with a bag of loops. These are used to make potholders. As a child, I made somewhere close to 40 million of these potholders. I know all about nylon loops versus cotton loops. I made so many, that…

Hobbies

We all know that S likes to bicycle.¬†Another of his hobbies is making things grow. Apart from the hoop house and the gardening work we do for the landlords, S has some other plants growing: (Strawberry plants. I got to eat some strawberries from them this summer) (Parsley and thyme growing in the kitchen window)…