I couldn’t quite wait until June! In honor of the one year birth of this blog, please enjoy: New WordPress format that is clean looking with lots of white space to highlight the knitting! New header photo for a change in appearance. A second page entitled Collection to share and give credence to a knitter’s past. A…
There’s a New Kid in Town
There’s a new kid in town and life has changed. If you’ve noticed an absence of posts in “Bloom”, don’t feel badly, we feel slighted as well.
I must say, when I embarked on this new endeavor to write a blog, the theme of my blog as well as the main title came immediately to me. Philosophical in nature as well as my reality, I believe my life has exemplified appreciating what I have and making the most of every day. There…
Queen of Hearts
If this post is looking a bit familiar to some of you, well, let’s just say I am revisiting it. After all, is that not what great writers do?
Knitting Parallels Writing
I read an article in the Washington Post entitled Olympic Knitting by Ruth Marcus. I couldn’t wait to read it! She compares the two by saying how both conjure something out of virtually nothing – the blank page, a ball of yarn. “Yup”, I am thinking. Both processes are mined with frustration: the column simply wasn’t…
Blogging ~ Blah or Boom
It has been about three weeks since I’ve entered the world of blogging. I am not totally confident and am not even sure how to judge my success. Today, how fortunate was I to come across a freshly pressed blog (do not know what that means) entitled 20four12. And, the topic was on blogging. In…
Bloom Where You Are ~ So, the title of this blog. Let me explain. Of course, we may all be familiar with the expression, bloom where you are planted. I’ve always thought it meant do loving deeds no matter what the situation and circumstances. Other interpretations may revolve around friendship or making good of a difficult…