Archive for October 30th, 2008

Masonry work part 2

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Matt and I did finish the fire pit last weekend. Arlene and I went back to Gagne’s, the stone yard, first thing in the morning and got another bag of mortar (which we ended up not using), six more fire bricks, and another bag of concrete mix. Matt sent Anne back to the hardware store […]

Closing in on a sweater

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

I’m up to 14 pattern repeats on one sleeve and 15 1/4 on the other. 17 will be plenty, 16 1/2 will probably be enough, and maybe 16 will do; so it could be done by the end of the weekend. I had been hoping to get it done around the first of November, and […]

Klez update

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

Tuesday night klezmer band picked up again, after not meeting three of the four previous Tuesdays because of Jewish holidays. We have a new woman in the band, I think her name is Barbara, playing saxophone. The first time she showed up she had an alto sax. The time before this she had a bigger […]