Monthly Archives: October 2012

Summer’s Back

We have had a couple of weeks of definitely autumn … verging into winter … weather. The high temps were only in the 50s and at night it would dip into the 30s. As much as my budget shuddered at … Continue reading

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A Eureka! Moment

I experienced a Eureka! moment while teaching a knitting class on Tuesday. This was one of the “project” classes. The topic was a ribbed hat. I was annoyed because Corporate sent instructions which called for ten inches of ribbing to … Continue reading

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Blog Comments

Do you read the comments on blog posts? I do … not every time but if I really liked the post or if it raised a question I’d like to know the answer to, I click on the comments and … Continue reading

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Weather Puzzles

Our weather has really been a puzzle. First we had the terrible heat and drought earlier this year. Then Isaac kindly gave us several days of rain which eased the drought. The temperatures moderated after that too. Now, we’ve had … Continue reading

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Tutoring Season Opens

This morning was the opening of the tutoring season for me. So far I just have one student, JW, who is in the first grade. He seems to be a pleasant little boy. The first day is always a “getting … Continue reading

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Tales from the Tire Shop

Yesterday I went to the nearby tire shop to purchase new tires for my car. I was there for about three hours and heard/had the following conversations. One woman had brought her car in to have an intermittant noise investigated. … Continue reading

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