Archive for August 15th, 2006

Weekend of Aug 5

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

David and Rachel (and Jared) were at the house in Casco from about August 1 through, I think it was, 5. Millie and Joel joined them there on the 3rd, I think, and we went up on Friday the 4th. David and Rachel were impressed with how much Jared remembered about the place. When it […]

Oh I started another sock

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

I started (probably around the first of August, but I’m not sure) another sock, using some old self-patterning stash yarn. In fact, it’s yarn I bought a year or two before I started knitting (I mean, before I started knitting this time, not before I learned the second time), from Fabric Place in Framingham, just […]

Bent of the River

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

Arlene and I normally are going through Connecticut quickly on our way between Newton and New Jersey. We usually say something like, “it’s too bad we never have time to see anything in Connecticut.” We did have time on our way back from Mimi’s on July 31. We stopped at the Danbury rest area off […]

Second stop at Mimi’s

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

We got to Mimi’s late in the afternoon (back on Sunday 7/30) after crawling through heavy traffic in northern Maryland, most of Delaware, and just a little of New Jersey. Although we were worried about how it would be near the George Washington Bridge, we made good time through northern New Jersey and NYC. When […]