I chose Josefin Slab because I like how it looks and I like that there are several styles of this font. This looks like a font I would use because it is simple and elegant with a little twist of fanciful. Here are the criteria from the Lupton book: Legibility – How distinct are the … Continue reading Type on Screen
I started this blog many years ago, when I was at a very different place in my life. Here is what my about page said at that time: Peace-nik/hippie-chic…artsyphartsy, organic, granola, bohemian wife, mother, midwife and healer… maybe getting a little bit more interesting as I ease gracefully into eccentric. I love to cook amazing … Continue reading How Things Change
So, the snow…every time I looked at the weather radar for three days, there was a band of heavy lake effect snow right over my house. I ended up having 14 or more inches of snow, plus blowing and drifting here at the end of my road. My porch was nearly impassable, and, I had … Continue reading Face Timing for Class
Hello again! This blog will now be used as my blog for a class I have this semester – Web Design! I am excited to learn all this class is about…and WordPress! I mostly use wordpress for myself and for clients, and learning the deeper stuff will really come in handy. We are tasked with … Continue reading A New Start
I once came very close to drowning in a riptide off Miami beach. An angel, or maybe even a band of angels, saved my life. Let’s go out for a beer and some knitting and I will tell you all about it…an inspiring and lovely story, seeing as how both my dear, dear friend Jennifer … Continue reading A Band of Angels
I love knitting bags. I love bags, period. I have a keen interest in bags, and I like them in all shapes, sizes and uses. I have lots of bags. One of my favorite things in life is finding a new bag…I feel drawn to them, and they to me, and we are always happy, … Continue reading I have a problem….
The first snow of the year fell on Centre County this last 24 hours…and it is not over yet. This is the earliest measurable accumuation of snow since they started keeping track….global climate change, anyone? Because we are high up on Moose Mountain, we get a little more snow than the rest of y’all. Usually, … Continue reading Snowy Day!