I just wanted to share how much fun I'm having test knitting a sweater. If you're not already familiar, "test knitting" means that I'm knitting a pattern that hasn't been published yet. I, along with a group of others, am essentially finding the bugs in the pattern so that it can be published without any… Continue reading Test Knitting
Hi everyone! I feel badly because I haven't posted anything new in a week, and even that last post wasn't very exciting. Don't worry, I haven't forgotten about this blog. To the contrary! I have an interesting how to/recipe post planned that I thought I would be able to get up on Sunday, but then… Continue reading A Brief Update
I'm sure this can't just be me: does anyone else out there have an unmanageable queue of planned projects? I sure do! Yesterday I forced myself to sit down and plan out what order I'll be doing my upcoming projects in and assigned some due dates (and even start dates) to a few of them.… Continue reading Time to Strategize
Honestly, when I started this blog, I thought I'd mostly write posts about food, and yet here I am on the seventh post and just now getting around to food. Weird! Well, if this is going to be my first food post, it's fitting that it be about fermentation. If you're not already familiar, fermentation is probably… Continue reading Leftover Kraut
I think I might be a process knitter. I'm not really sure, though. I can't really imagine knitting something that I or some intended recipient wouldn't use, so in that way I'm a practical knitter, but I'm also always eager to try the next thing. Lately, I've been on a learning binge. First, I took… Continue reading New Skills
Hello all! First, an apology: I'm sorry I didn't write anything sooner. Last weekend was my graduate school commencement, and my family came to visit me from NJ, making it a very hectic week. Then this past week was a freakishly chaotic week at work (usually my job is pretty chill, and I genuinely love… Continue reading The Eventual Garden
I just wanted to sign on really quickly to thank my lovely friend Rebecca who so thoughtfully drew a logo for this blog as a birthday gift! I absolutely love it, and it's just the right thing! Thanks, Rebecca!