4.22.2006

April 22 - Vacation is almost over!

Anytime I think of something being over and done with, I think of the old HBO show "Baingames" - I tried googling and didn't find much on it - it was around 1984. Ending with "Braingames is now... Over!" anyway.

I am having difficulty with it being so grey and overcast today. Yuck. Hee - I just asked Dan about Brain Games and that set us off a nostalgia whirlwind. Did you watch "SquareOne? (ooh, I found clips!) and "Cloak & Dagger" has been on our local cable stations lately - I caught a few minutes of it, but I remember watching this at my Gram's house with my cousin and something about it really freaked me out. I should watch it again...)

I finished a dishcloth - it's from Mason-Dixon Knitting - I used Sugar'n Cream in a lime and orange color. The colors are best shown in the kitchen photo - it is like looking at peas and carrots. Jackson is there for a length reference.


I really enjoyed this - quick and satisfying. And perhaps most importantly, successful!

I finished reading prep by Curtis Sittenfeld - really liked it alot. I also saw "Wallace & Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit>" - cute! I want a little rabbit from that movie.

Onward to attempt a set of pedicure socks for a friend's mom who has set me and other friends up several times with manicures and pedicures. OR, I could work with the splurge that I bought myself - some Cherry Tree Hill Suri Alpaca for the Trellis Scarf in the Spring IK.

I think I'll be making some banana bread today / tomorrow....

7 comments:

Jae said...

Hubby and I watched Wallace & Grommit the other night. Hee hee! Very cute movie.

Jackson sure is a patient dog. My cats wouldn't let me use them for referencing anything.

Life's a Stitch said...

My favourite model is back!
Li

vanessa said...

my daughter and i both read prep. interesting book!

Monica said...

I must say that those colors look great on Jackson.

amanda said...

Cute dishcloth!

Katie said...

Great dishcloth, and I love your greenhouse window over the sink! I'm sure that makes washing dishes more pleasant.

eaudebean said...

first of all, i love your puppies!

secondly, I REMEMBER BRAINGAMES, and i LOVED that show!!! my dad and i used to watch it together all of the time! And of course I watched Square One...i loved MathMan...

I am looking forward to swapping with you!!!

Your June ColorSwap Pal, Kristi

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