Author Archives: sandi

About sandi

Knitter. Spinner. UFO wrangler. Sometime bead artist and weaver. 3 cats, 1 dog, 1 spouse, 1 crazy life.

What news heareth thee, pray tell?

Today is the first day since early November that I have been able to walk outside in short sleeves, no sweater or coat needed. It’s in the mid-forties Farenheit, but to most of the GTA, it feels as though Spring … Continue reading

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Making 2015

First of all… Dear Tamara, I just want you to know that I did not actually dig a hole in the snowbank and tuck myself inside. I do love you and all my readers very much, but perhaps I am … Continue reading

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Dear Flannery

Hi there, Flannery! I hope you still remember me; we met at SAFF in Asheville, NC, a few months back. I didn’t get much of a chance to chat back then, as it was a fibre festival and there were … Continue reading

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Off-roading it a bit

Sometimes, a journey has a specific Plan: go here, stay there, see these people, leave next day for somewhere else. Such were my wanderings, more or less, up until yesterday¬†morning, Wed the 12th. ¬†I had my last scheduled dinner Tuesday … Continue reading

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Travelling woman

Since I last posted (from NY? No clue), I have driven All the Miles and stayed either with peeps or in hotels. I now have a fave hotel chain, a statement that reflects just how many chains I have tried. … Continue reading

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Two days before Rhinebeck

  I left it as a large photo because this place is beyond awesome. I’m in a town in the hills just outside of Syracuse, waaayyy upupup. My awesome hosts, friends of a friend, offered to let me stay in … Continue reading

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How Tim Lost His Eye

You asked questions! I am thrilled. Thank you. I love answering questions. Sharon and Msuem both asked… How Tim Lost His Eye That’s my mischief maker! He is our Canadian cat, as he is the first pet we have obtained … Continue reading

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