Monner's     Mumblings

July 29, 2018

Dyeing yarn for Your Daily Fiber has been something that has been easy for me.  That’s why I like it.  I get to choose the colors.  I can procrastinate.  There is not a whole bunch of heavy lifting.  Ivy doesn’t boss me around much, in fact she doesn’t pay much attenti...

July 22, 2018

I was told by an employer many years ago, “Someone will say something so powerful to you in a conversation and it will it will shape your life. If you went to them later, they would not even remember the conversation.”  I can tell you he was right.

Something my mother s...

July 15, 2018

Are you getting excited?  It is only a couple weeks until the start of the Hot August Knit Yarn Crawl.  (Ivy is making me write about the store.)  We will talk about that in a minute.  I’ve got something to tell you.

Elaine and I had a date night las...

July 8, 2018

Before we get started on something new, I think I should take the time to close out the story of our Salida Art Show saga.

It turns out our water well did not dry up after all.  What really happened was our pump had electrical problems.  Without getting too technical, a...

July 3, 2018

Chapter I  (Yes, this one has chapters.)

We’re home!  In the words of Chief Joseph, “I will leave no more, forever.”  Chief Joseph didn’t really say that, but he would have if he had been with our family on this trip to the Salida Arts Fair.

When Elaine told me she...