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

The Fatherland, Motherland, Auntland and Uncleland

The Fatherland, Motherland, Auntland and Uncleland

Dear Ann, Gosh it’s good to be back at the blog! I’ve been Snippeting and Found Objecting with glee, and now I’m going to blab some more about our trip. The knitting must wait a little more. (I said I knit 3 baby sweaters; I didn’t say I sewed the ends in.) Stop 2 in Germany is tricky to write about in my typical breezy style. (Moi? Breezy?) It was a wonderful time, but of the tender-moment, not the...

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Department of Things I Have Been Dying To Tell You About

Department of Things I Have Been Dying To Tell You About

Dear Ann, Two weeks ago, a chunk of our extended fambly –4 kids and 4 adults–landed in Zurich, Switzerland for an Epic Fambly Roots Tour of sites that are special to us in southern Germany. Jet-lagged and miscaffeinated (it seemed the children had been given caffeine and the adults had not), we loaded up our Conestoga wagons (rented VW Passats but whatever, I’m telling a STORY here) and headed for Stop 1: Munich. I’m...

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