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SOAP DAY!

In crafting, photos, soap making on February 25, 2007 at 19:40

Yesterday was Soap day. I ran to my closet ( the cool dark place where i left my soap to cure) and stood on my tipy toes to reach the large towel wrapped bundle. I put it down on the kitchen table and banged the hell out of it to make the soap come out. We made one extra large brick, one large brick, and 4 small bricks. The extra large brick was straight form a book. A honey vanilla soap it was supposed to be… it was the one that didnt turn out as planned. It is a hard soap, but it is too hard. It just crumbles.It will have to be gratted and melted down and hopefully the next time it will be useable.The other bricks turned out wonderfully. I dont have any photos of Carly’s soap because i cut it up and gave it to her before i took any. Hers turned out the best. I think its beginners luck.

M I T T E N S

In knitting, photos on February 7, 2007 at 05:15

I know you have all been wondering what i have been up to…
well… that red sweater is almost done. i need to get some size 6 dpns to finish off the sleeves, and then i need to knit the button band and put the buttons on and i should have a sweater! I have been too lazy to go to the store to get said needles though, so i started knitting some mittens!
so far.. more than half a mitten completed.

This is a pattern from knitty.com. I liked the colours they picked in the sample but i love my colours better.

Yesterday i …

In Uncategorized on February 4, 2007 at 08:24

cleaned the bathroom at midnight.
fell asleep reading a book.
slept for 7.5 hours.
woke-up at 07:30.
went to the bathroom.
checked my email.
fell asleep reading emails.
slept for 2.5 hours.
woke-up again at 09:45.
got dressed.
traveled around neighbourhood trying to find good eggs benedict for brunch.
took a taxi to get home by 14:10.
moved one wooden futon frame and mattress from my room into the dinningroom.
moved one mental futon frame and mattress from the dinningroom into my room.
got yelled at by downstairs roommate for making so much noise.
did 4 loads of laundry.
went to work for 6 hours.
folded 4 loads of laundry.
moved ‘full’ size mattress, box spring, and mental frame from downstairs into my room.
ate a piece of ‘magic’ brownie.
did 2 more loads of laundry.

Today so far i…
have blurry vision.
am loosing control of limbs rather rapidly.

February

In chicken soup with rice on February 1, 2007 at 15:33

in february it will be my snowman’s anniversary
with cake for him, and soup for me!
happy once
happy twice
happy chicken soup with rice