We’re back from a week in San Francisco, where we hung out with family, cooked and ate great food, and did a little siteseeing. Selma is studying San Francisco in school, so we took pictures of her in front of landmarks to bring back to her class. Then we had a whirlwind one-day stop in Seattle where we saw friends and visited our favorite West Seattle haunts including the amazing Bakery Nouveau where I had supèrbe chocolate brioche.

Back here in Cordova, it’s a wintery wonderland. There’s lots of snow, and it’s a bit colder than normal, but really beautiful. I’m hoping the skiis James and I got each other for Christmas arrive soon so we can make the most of it. The kids both have skiis and the lake is a nice flat place to ski right outside our door.

I’m only in town for a week and a half, then I head to TNNA (The National Needle Arts Association) trade show. I’ll be working at the Stitch Cooperative booth (#624), and networking a bit. In the meantime, I have to finish up a bunch of editing and crocheting that was set aside during the holidays, so this will be a busy week. (I kept thinking it was Monday all day today, and had to remind myself it was actually Friday!)

Happy New Year, Everyone!

Back home, for the moment

6 thoughts on “Back home, for the moment

  • January 3, 2009 at 6:09 pm
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    Glad you had a good time in San Francisco. I was working with your publicist on a possible Bay Area appearance last weekend, but it sounds like you had a nice time! I’ll be at TNNA, so I’ll stop by your booth to introduce myself. (I’m a former LYS employee who works as a consultant to shop, designers and yarn companies now.)

  • January 3, 2009 at 7:19 pm
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    When I click on the Stitch Cooperative link, it gets blocked as a porno site. What’s up with that?

  • January 4, 2009 at 4:16 pm
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    Happy New Year. Sounds like you are having so much fun. Good luck at TNNA. I sure wish I could go:( Selma looks like she is growing.

  • January 4, 2009 at 9:16 am
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    Happy New Year. Sounds like you are having so much fun. Good luck at TNNA. I sure wish I could go:( Selma looks like she is growing.

  • January 21, 2009 at 5:23 pm
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    She is–she was such a big help with her brother and cousins in San Francisco!

  • January 22, 2009 at 1:23 am
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    She is–she was such a big help with her brother and cousins in San Francisco!

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