I used to read horoscopes. Those three-liners in newspapers or magazines. Occasionally I would catch a few sentences on the radio. Sometimes, I would hope for the words to become true, sometimes I would pretend I had never heard them. … Continue reading
The Carolinas were heaven and space. Heaven to be with my two friends and their daughters (no husbands, no sons). So many daughters, a total of five, beautiful, bright, loveable young women. We would spend hours on the porch of … Continue reading
It has been a while since I finished the pink scarf. However, I am not too happy with it. In short: Easy pattern, lovely yarn, beautiful color – not my style. Which is okay. After all, I have made it … Continue reading
The yellow shawl and the yellow loop-poncho-neckwarmer – both knitted in the same pattern. However, outcome and effect are totally different. Weird.
We don’t do Halloween in Germany. “We” means everyone older than 30, I guess … Julius loves it though and luckily he is invited to a friend’s house tonight, including marshmallows, trick or treat, and sleepover. We have to go … Continue reading
My sister and her daughters are here to visit. The longer they stay the more I feel like wading in “Rainbow looms.” They are literally everywhere. The youngest made a bracelet in green and purple for me. My favorite colors … Continue reading
The good news is: I finished the shawl for my neighbor. And it turned out really nice. Made of 100% linen it feels like … uh … 100% linen – does that make sense? I don’t think there is any … Continue reading