baking / Cookies / crafting / crocheting / Embroidery / Friends / Hope / knitting / muffins / owls / Photo Friday / stitchalong

Photo Friday: The Bake and Make Edition

An embroidered birthday hankie for a friend… Blueberry Oatmeal Pecan Cookies… A basketweave dish cloth. Most of it is knitted and then I did a crochet thingamajig border… Cheery Cherry Muffins… Basketweave Cloth… I’m in a makerish mood.  I have plans to bake more Cherry Muffins, something new with blueberries, and a chocolate plum cake.  … Continue reading

Anita Brookner / Barbara Pym / Historical Fiction / Iris Murdoch / Library / Margaret George / Non-Fiction / Short Stories / spooky

Readerly Rambles: 08/05/2011

What I’ve Finished: My reading has been clipping along at a lovely pace — well, for me at least — and I’ve finished several books in the past month: Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner:  You can read my belated International Brookner Day post here.  I’ll certainly be revisiting this author, as I really enjoyed … Continue reading