I’ve acquired an iPhone 6+, and a super Boston Marathon case for it. I like to keep my phone in a cozy for protection in my purse, so needed to make a new one. At Interweave YarnFest I replenished my stash of Lamb’s Pride worsted. I’ve felted with this yarn before, so had my Yarn […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on New felted cozy for iPhone 6+
The past two weeks took me to Interweave YarnFest, the Boston Marathon, StephenBe’s Yarn Garage and Yarnover. Every day was an adventure, an opportunity to meet new people, visit and learn from old friends, and enjoy seeing different parts of the country. I was so busy running around and enjoying the moment that I didn’t […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on There and Back Again
It took me almost 50 years to find a sport that required no skill, but better late than never. Over the past several years I have become a dedicated distance runner. Knitters understand the power of repetitive motions, and how doing small things over and over can get you to amazing places. In running, you […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on It’s more than crossing the Finish, it’s crossing the Start…
The weather this spring has been spectacular, and I have been spending lots of time outside. I’m in heavy training for the Boston marathon, which means hours of running every week. It is cutting into my knitting time, but I only have a few weeks left until the event. Running is going well – which […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Progress on all fronts!
You all know that I stay busy. I am a business owner and practice optometry full-time, teach knitting nationally, released “Annetarsia Knits” this summer, and am a serious long-distance runner. “When do you sleep?” is a question I am often asked. I’ve managed to juggle all of my demanding projects with the aid of great […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
The past few years have shattered the illusion of a safe place. Homes, schools and shopping malls are becoming fortresses. We all know what has happened to airplane travel. And now, the Boston marathon has been hit. The marathon is a unique combination of sporting event and a parade. I have been fortunate to have […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on A Safe place