Archive for December, 2009

What I Hope To Tell Claire When She’s Older

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

I NEED TO KNOW, she wrote, using capital letters for emphasis. ARE YOU SANTA? TELL ME THE TRUTH. What do you do when your kid asks for the truth? You tell it, of course, doing your best to figure out a way that keeps at least some of the magic intact. —The Truth About Santa […]

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Busy Hands

Saturday, December 19th, 2009

This lap robe is about 2000 yards of wool yarn. Very cozy. I just finished it this morning.

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Sunday, December 13th, 2009

On this gray, rainy day, I decided to play a little with the camera. The Christmas tree is an important feature in my holiday traditions. It’s the centerpiece of our celebration. I have more ornaments than I can put on our tree, so each year I get to choose which ones I’d like to enjoy. […]

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