Month: August 2017

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Basque Pull

It’s the last day of August and I want to complete my goals for the month. I’ve accomplished most of the work goals but I also wanted to finish the Basque Pull from La Droguerie. I have done the front […]

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The Food Box Way

Here’s the home food box delivery dinner #2 daughter and I shared last night. She uses Home Chef. I like the fact that they put all the ingredients for a meal into a zip-lock bag, apart from the meat. Here’s […]

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List Week

It’s List Week for the Holiday Grand Plan. Make the following lists: Gifts to be given, with a budget — I’ll keep that offline and therefore secret. However, I do have some thoughts about handmade gifts. I’ll be starting those […]

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Brownville, Nebraska

We were driving up from KC to Omaha, debating which Subway to stop at for lunch, when we saw a sign leading to Historic Brownville, Nebraska. We were in Iowa at the time, but we saw that Brownville had a […]

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Body Love

I’ve been listening to Body Love: Live in Balance, Weigh What You Want, and Free Yourself from Food Drama Forever by Kelly LeVeque. I’ve been successful with lasting weight loss and I think I know how it’s done, but reading […]

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List Week Ahead

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Next week is List Week on the HGP, but I won’t be around then, so I took a little time today to look through knitting books for gift ideas. Baby might enjoy an elephant hat… or an elephant toy. There […]

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Vision Optimizer

  I’m trying out Vision Optimizer, a supplement for eyes, for Vine. It’s supposed to be taken three times a day, at meals. I’m not much for supplements (i.e., I don’t believe in them and I never take them) but […]

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AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary

Here’s the Alterknit Stitch Dictionary. This is not a stitch dictionary. Let’s be clear on that. A stitch dictionary shows you stitches, like stockinette or seed stitch, or old shale. This is a collection of motifs, color work patterns, and […]