In progress

In progress

I’ve got a lot going on – no fewer than 4 sweaters on the needles, 2 projects blocking, and two quilts in various stages of being done.  Making slow progress on a few items at a time…

Cherry Jam

Cherry Jam

Ah, summer. I find myself craving refreshing, simply sweet fruity sodas when I come in out of the heat and humidity. (I make my own with strawberry syrup and seltzer – here is a recipe!) I enjoy lingering at the farmers market, deciding whether to buy more radishes or another few cucumbers.  I slather on … Continue reading

iPhone Photo Friday

iPhone Photo Friday

I love my SLR, I really do. But it’s just not easy to lug it around with me all the time, so my camera phone often stands in for it when I’m out and about. Friday, we went to check out Jazz in the Garden (as did the rest of the city, apparently).  It was a … Continue reading

Thinking about…

Thinking about…

…all I want to do this weekend. To wit: It’s canning season! I love June for its abundance of fresh fruits and veggies. A friend and I are plotting some canning action this weekend – not sure what we’re making yet, but whatever it is, I hope it turns out well. I have a quilt … Continue reading

Updates

Happy fall, folks! I for one am glad the heat of the summer has ended and that we’re starting to see the leaves turn and feel the crispness in the air.  October is my favorite month, I think! Since it’s been a while, here is a bullet list of the last few months: July: Peru … Continue reading