Advent Fun

Advent Fun

My friends at River City Yarns in Edmonton, Canada, have put together another Advent Box for 2019. The box contains 24 individually wrapped gifts, marked with a do-not-open-before date. Each day of December you get to open a package to…

Packing Up Fun

Packing Up Fun

When I was Montreal recently, I visited Robyn Grauer of┬áLes Lainages du Petit Mouton, a wool shop in the Western Island town of Pointe-Claire. I couldn’t help but notice a large box filled with dozens of handknitted dolls. It turns…

Monkeying Around

Monkeying Around

I’ve had my re-purposed sock monkey sitting at my desk asking to be given some features. The past few nights my husband and I have been watching DVD or on-demand movies so I gathered a few things to give the…