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{ Monthly Archives } March 2008

Sick.

Finally the autumn weather is upon me! I love autumn; the crisp mornings and evenings, the clear blue days, the ‘whoomp’ as the central heating kicks in at about 6:30 in the morning and wakes me up. I love the way the air smells in the mornings, and I love it when there’s a moderate […]

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My knittings, let me show you them…

Well, it’s been a busy month. No doubt about it. It was M’s birthday this month, and we’re both Portal fans; so when I found the Knitted Companion Cube, it was an obvious choice. It was a really tricky knit! I have never used stranded colour knitting in the round, nor have I ever steeked […]

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Argh! she said and she waved her wooden leg.

Oy, what a day I had yesterday. Not cool. No pictures in this post, ‘cos I’m blogging in my lunchbreak at work. I had an awesome weekend, although a tiring one: knitting feverishly on M’s birthday present, breakfast with friends, paddleboating and market browsing with other friends, party with more friends, lunch with my family, […]

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Why I Love Knitting

Also, I’m not so great at titles. They just kind of, well, hang there. I promise to work on my title-coming-up-with. Today, I want to talk about knitting. I love it. I love it with a vigour that startles me. I learned to knit when I was 15 or so, mostly out of a perverse […]

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Vegetarian Moussaka

After a wakeful night fending off the advances of affectionate cats at my parents’ place, I drove home and did some cooking. When I’m pooped, I’m easily bored and get fretful, and what I really like to do is cook something that takes ages. Especially, something I can set, wander off from, come back to, […]

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Ignition

Okay, I’ve figured out how to get this here kajigger to post things for me, so we’re in business! I’m bethini and this is where I keep my spoons. I love cooking and knitting (among other things), and that’s probably the kind of stuff that’s going to take up a lot of this space. I’ll […]

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The squeaky drawer

Give me a sec, I’m still working out the elbows here.

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