For the look of Relax in a worsted weight yarn, take a look at Worsted Boxy.

The Results Are In: The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

The Results Are In: The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

Dear one n all, The voters’ fingers have been dipped in milk. The UN poll inspectors have all gone home. Jimmy Carter has concluded that democracy has been served. Here’s how the 2,450 votes stacked up in the quest for The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting: 1. Girl Scout Thin Mint 249 2. Pepperidge Farm Milano 208 3. Walker’s Shortbread 200 4. Girl Scout Samoa 135 5. Chocolate-covered Digestive 118 6. Oreo ...

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Let the Voting Begin: The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

Let the Voting Begin: The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

Dear cookie enthusiasts, We have culled through the nominations for Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting, and now present the ballot. Democracy is never easy, is it? A few notes: 1. Hard decisions had to be made while pulling this together. The point was raised that perhaps Girl Scout cookies should have their own category, due to their seasonal availability. The League of Women Cookie Voters concluded that distribution in general is a...

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The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

The Official Cookie of Mason-Dixon Knitting

Dear Kay, I think it’s safe to say that yesterday, the Lebkuchen Defense League rose up in support of its favorite seasonal treat. Such a spirited defense! Thank you all for explaining that the papery food/not-food thing on the bottom is called an oblaten. I’m going to start putting oblaten under everything I make. Pancakes. Hamburgers. Tacos. It can’t hurt, right? Kind of like Spanx for your food. Laura, Su1281, Emily all ask...

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