Spare Change

Monthly Archives: August 2014

With the change of seasons, I’m pulling out my winter craft projects. Everyone needs one. “Yeah, sorry, I can’t get up now, I’m MAKING something.” Currently, it’s crocheting baskets. I begin with ripping up fabric like the Hulk tearing off his clothes…it’s extremely rewarding. Arrrrrrrrrraaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah! Then I take all those little scraps, roll them into balls and (in theory) crochet the strips into a circle. Once you get the circle base, you… Read More

Last Sunday evening, Cooper and I decided to go for a walk in Stockholm. One of those last minute things… You want to go? Yeah, sure. OK. Let’s go. On a Sunday, the city is only a 10-minute drive from home. No traffic. We put on our Nike’s and we’re literally there, minutes later, looking at I’m not even sure what…amazing buildings. That’s what they are, amazing, overlooking the waterways that take… Read More