Nature’s first green is gold

Liam went ahead and turned seven this weekend.  Just before the big day, I remembered a passing request he’d made for a “jungle hat with an Ewok on it”.  I had this bee-yew-tee-full yarn that The Lady sent me in his favorite, and very jungley, shade of green, so I doubled the yarn for speed … [Read more…]

In which I rant for a while

Before I say anything else, I wanted to mention that I was lucky enough to be a poll worker (as opposed to a pole worker) on Tuesday, and while I’m still exhausted, it was a wonderful experience.  Seeing my fellow citizens out and voting, and helping them with that process, was such a rewarding experience.  … [Read more…]