Sunday, December 16, 2012

Episode 90: Oldakowski Christmas!

  • Holiday travelers
  •  Break in Boston
  • more winterizing the house
  • dinner with friends
  • good view of planes at work
  • nice chat with a KR-135
  • Striped socks
  • Crosswords at the Coffee Shop 
Take Off:
  •  not sure!
  •  Did about 15 min on my Batt... so excited to finish it!
Ground Stop: 
  •   The scarf for hire... ugh
  •  RAPT gift  by Sheep Dreamery- Keli Martina Behm - Lintilla! SWEET!
  • Sadie Goth Cowl... not sure if I thanked her!
  • Going to do spinning and knitting bags at random. Charminglochie mentioned it and a few other people were talking about it.  Heather is in too.
  • prizes for RAPrizes #2
Special TFR:
  •  Oldakowski Christmas - crazy good times with the family

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Episode 88: Christmas Has Arrived!

  • Worked Wed, Thurs, and half Friday. Bank, ran errands, said Hi at LYS.  Felt like Norm!  I walked in and heard, "Katie O"  It was cool.  Might use Christmas money to join the Knit Happy club.  Party each month, discounts the day of the party, etc. Only $10 a month. 
  • Worked Saturday: totally sucked. Snowed all day, had to deice numerous times, and I knew it was all gonna melt over night as the warm weather moved in... totally fruitless!
  • Sunday: snow is all gone, Had bfast in bed, relaxed, watched football, saw the tree, the hot chocolate, had a horse drawn carriage ride, missed the carolers. Baked Sugar Cookies.
  • Monday: Rough overnight, slept in a bit til about 8 due to not sleeping from 2-5 am. ran errands, ordered fleece lined pants for work, bought long johns, christmas stuff and decorated the outside of the house!
  • Upcoming: Hoping to see Heather soon, Still watching for tickets to MN for Christmas. Ugh... Don't want to Non-rev... too full and too crazy.  
 Take Off:
  • Uniquely Yours Batt in a color shift! Looks great so far! Will Navajo Ply
  • Plied up my Holly Berry. No idea on yardage, as I don't have a skeiner of any kind. 
Ground Stop:
  • Been a good week! No hangups, except for fixing that dropped stitch on my socks!
  • Amazon Winners 2 of you! Please email me at Katie (at) or rav message me with a receipt or picture of you with item! If there are numerous purchases of the same item, just the first person to respond gets the item. You will have 2 weeks to respond and then I redraw. Once I redraw, you have missed your chance!
  • If you purchased: Lester's Dreadful Sweater's or Sunbeam Products Inc Wtr Filter Repl Disc Wffpdq-10 Coffee Maker Parts & Accessories contact me asap!
  •  RAP #1 Winners chosen! See thread on Rav!
  • Ordered some prezzies for Christmas
  • Got Heated Mattress pads... oh yea... keeping me warm!
  • Wolfe Farms order! Choc Mint, Pecan Pie, Candy Corn, Pumpkin Spice lotion, and 2 candles!
  • Memorial hour knitting with/for Karrie
  • Downcast update should be out soon.
Special TFR:
  • The knitters