Monthly Archives: February 2014

Cold weather brings seed catalogs – and warm cowls

The polar vortex is still with us. In the midst of really cold weather, the mailbox bears seed catalogs and with them the hope of summer. A page of zinnias seemed especially cheerful. I wanted more cowls and used the fresh colors of zinnias … Continue reading

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Do I have enough yarn for another row?

Knitters often have to guess whether there is enough yarn left to work one more row or one more round. Or should I switch to a new ball of yarn — or bind off — now? But I hate to waste … Continue reading

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