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The Knit Goes On… And sometimes gets finished.

And sometimes the “finish it up” bug bites me really hard! We are going to leave the placement of the bite undisclosed in deference to those who still got some sensibilities left. I have to say, shout, scream, yell and croak (my voice is gone from all that screaming) to th
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Two letters from Israel.

Evil is not something superhuman, it’s something less than human. Agatha Christie Yesterday I forwarded this letter to a good friend, who lives in Boston: This is a message forwarded from the mother of the victim of a stabbing attack carried out by an Arab terrorist (ימח שמו וזכ
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Uneasy Knitting.

This past week was… uneasy… Uneasy is the best word I could come up to define it. We all have been in a state of high alert waiting for what else was going to happen and hoping and praying that the news would be utterly boring and mundane. No such luck so far… Tonigh
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Happy Birthday to DD#2! or Two Blue Scarfs.

Yesterday DD #2 turned 14! Fourteen!!! So hard to imagine! She was my most worried over pregnancy and probably the most dramatic birth. We moved back to New York in the late August, six weeks before she was due. Two weeks later came 9/11 and our world was forever changed. I went into
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On the benefits of knitting in the passenger seat.

OK, friends, not only was I the first parent in our family to enter my 18 year old’s car successfully I am now happy to report that I was also able to exit it. With my sanity almost intact. Some of you might say that my sanity was not something to write home about in the first p
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My baby bought a car…

Yep. My 18 year old baby bought a car. He just told me. He is very happy. And me? I am ambivalent. So I am knitting. I want to be happy for him. I said all the right words when he told me about it. And asked all the right questions – insurance, registration, four wheels –
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