We got a BIG dump of snow this week. I know the rest of the country likes to make fun of us, since the city is not equipped to handle snow. But it was A LOT! I hunkered down, worked from home, and told my staff to do the same. Lots of trouble on the… Continue reading snow snow and more snow
The perfect hat
I have been making this knit hat for years and years. It's a pattern I've had in my head and tweaked over the years. I can knit while I read, so I prop my book up and knit in the round, and then I have, well, many, MANY hats. I do them up over the… Continue reading The perfect hat
This past Tuesday I had an actual snow day! UBC rarely closes, but they let us know that classes would be cancelled. Which meant I got to stay home all day, and just watch the snow pile up. It's not a lot, compared to the amount of snow that the rest of Canada gets. But… Continue reading Snow Day
Last week a few of us went skating at a local ice rink. It was nice and quiet, for the most part, but got busier as the night went on. It was only $9, including skate rentals! Guess what? I do not know how to skate! I think it was just one of those skills… Continue reading Skating
Brown Winter Bear
This is my last post about crocheted bears, I promise. Who am I kidding, there will me many more posts about crocheted bears. Especially if they're winter bears, with toques and scarves. Here is Brown Winter Bear, with his buddy Orange and Purple.