January 2023

It’s been almost exactly 6 years since my last post. 6 years. A lot has happened in that time. It has been both long, and it went by so fast. Why blog again? Do people still blog? I used to have a blog reader set up, all those years ago and i would check my … More January 2023

New yarn

This is the softest yarn ever and this is all I have – a skein each (natural is 8 ply, red is 4 ply). My husband was in New Zealand and walked by a yarn store… he knows nothing about yarn but it’s the thought that counts, right? And now on to Ravelry to find … More New yarn

Quilts for Unity

If you are hear to learn more about the Quilts for Unity project you are in the right place. For a long story go to the Quilts for Unity page. We have a Facebook group as well. Join to get updates about the project. In a nutshell: These are troublesome times we live in. The goal of this … More Quilts for Unity

Beware of Propaganda

You have possibly heard or even seen, Kellyanne Conway (trying to justify Trump’s ban on refugees) give American People ‘brand new information’ on Presidents Obama 6 month ban on Iraq refugee program after two Iraqi refugees masterminded the ‘Bowling Green massacre’. There were two lies in this statement. First one about Obama’s 6 month refugee … More Beware of Propaganda

Did you vote?

Yesterday I forgot the simplest and possibly the most important way of being an activist: Voting. For most of us (I will not go into voter suppression issues) it is a simple and usually not a time consuming action. This year I voted by mail which included filling out a form (maybe 15 min), sealing … More Did you vote?

At Crossroads

I have been away from this space for a long time. We have moved, we started settling in a new city and a new state. I have been homesick more than I would ever admit. I thought about archiving this thing. I have been on and off blogging for a long time, but it never … More At Crossroads