Monthly Archives: June 2016

Culinary Curiosities and Such

A couple of weeks ago, I was in the mood to try something new for dessert.  I usually don’t eat dessert after dinner, but rules are made to be broken.  I found a fourteen year-old Sunset Magazine recipe that tantalized … Continue reading

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Machine Knitting 101

Today, I dusted off the box of my Lk150 Kntting Machine and went to class.  The class was an introductory class with guest designer and instructor, Mike Horwath of http://www.onehookproductions.com at Purlescence Yarns in Sunnyvale, CA. An introduction to the machine … Continue reading

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Step By Step

Sometimes, the best adventures are those not planned.  On the spur of the moment, my husband and I decided to take a day trip to Point Reyes National Seashore. The main attraction for the day was the Point Reyes Lighthouse. … Continue reading

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Mirror, Mirror On The Wall

This week, I had the opportunity to attend an event sponsored by the Silicon Valley Chapter of IEEE Photonics Society.  The event entitled, Computer Vision In The Study Of Art: New Rigorous Approaches To The Study of Paintings and Drawings, presented … Continue reading

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The Secret History of Knitting

Happy Sunday! Hope your day is going to be filled with fiber goodness! Yesterday, I was chatting with a couple knitters about the history of knitting. I suggested this video from Makeful, thinking it would be easy to find. Somehow … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday To Me

A few weeks ago, along with my husband, I celebrated my birthday at one of my favorite places.  My husband surprised me with a trip to the coast.  Here are a few photos of my birthday celebration. I had a … Continue reading

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You’ve Come Along Way Baby

Recently, I took the plunge and purchased a new Baby Lock Ovation serger.  The Baby Lock Ovation has an exclusive “Thread Delivery System” which eliminates the daunting task of manually threading the upper and lower loopers and eliminates the inconvenience … Continue reading

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