Received this beautiful suncatcher as a Birthday gift, from a dear friend. It’s hanging on my window now and makes and me smile every time I see it.
Spring is in the air in NY! After a nice Sunday morning walk, it’s knitting & cooking for the rest of the day. I’m making a few meals, for the week – including roasted chicken and turkey meatloaf. 1 lb of ground Turkey – you can make a larger loaf with more Turkey. Add 1 medium onion,Continue reading “In the oven & on my needles!”
Working with Red Heart Yarn, “Americana” self striping Red White & Blue making newborn baby hats for one of my charity projects. Lois, a member of my Stitch & Bitch collects baby hats for the newborn babies of White Plains Hospital. We often make hats with holiday theme colors. She came up with the brilliantContinue reading “Americana”
They’re filming CBS TV show, ‘Bulls’ here in downtown White Plains, NY. A lot of extras hanging out and a fake ice cream stand. 🙂 I acquired a mini stash of this beautiful yarn. Feeling blessed. I’m going to knit a cowl. Maybe fingerless with the Purple.
In downtown,White Plains, NY… Via Veneto 26 – “Finest Italian Restaurant in Westchester” – it certainly is! It’s one of those places I pass by several times a day and mean to try… some day. I’m glad a few friends went last night. Everything is delicious! The brick oven pizza, thin crust is the bestContinue reading “Yummy find…”
We enjoyed an outdoor concert, “Dancing Under the Stars the other evening – the temps were gorgeous, it was breezy and everything felt magical. We’re having our first real heatwave (expected to last a week) here in NY. Fortunately, the humidity is not bad – I could breathe! 🙂 Me and hubby enjoyed shopping (mainly window shopping)Continue reading “Summer, 2016”
We lucked out with beautiful weather today (rain expected tomorrow though). A lot of people and many families came out to enjoy. I brought a small WIP with me and “crocheted in public” while listening to the folksy/jazz band play. The art work is exquisite – paintings, handbags, jewelry, stained glass, accessories, etc. I came homeContinue reading “Happening this weekend: Outdoor Art Festival weekend”
Grateful for and in memory of those who served and gave their lives for our freedom, in the US. Rye Playland and the Veterans Administration celebrated and honored all of the service members with a tremendous picnic, entertainment & air show by the Marines. Included was a free day of rides at the amusement park.Continue reading “Memorial Day 2016”
Finally, White Plains gets a Dollar Tree store today!! I had high expectations since every DT I’ve ever been too (out of NY) is a large well stocked and varied discount store. So, I was excited & anxious to see what ‘freebies’ might be offered to the first guests. Well, the grand opening was delayedContinue reading “Dollar Tree – Grand Opening”
I laid down my knitting needles for the weekend to crochet some newborn hats for our hospital project. Using Caron One Pound yarn. A lot of Pink & Mint!! I’m still knitting the wash clothes …halfway done for my 30 count goal.