Lauren Gets Crafty

except when she doesn’t

Archive for 2008/01


It’s that time of year!

Howard County Snow Plow Tracker It’s snowing for reals and the grapevine says it’s slippery, but I don’t really want to head for home yet.  If I wait a bit longer, the plows and salt trucks will have hit most of the main roads and the school buses (from the early dismissals) will be off the roads.  [...]

Words & Phrases That I Like

Chlamydia Cycle Facetious General Foods International Coffee Moist Profiteroles Recidivism Ruminant Semantics Turd burglar Velour

Seems Fine to Me!

* WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 1319 * This is beer (Yuenling Lager, from a can) in a Smurfette glass.  Matt DOES NOT APPROVE!

What’s knitting, precious?

Yes, I still knit. Frequently. Current works-in-progress: * WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 1315 * My So Called Scarf * WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 1311 * Juno (still haven’t finished the second sleeve) Ugly socks (which are in my desk drawer at work, so no picture)  I finished the first sock, and [...]

New Job & Donuts

Good Morning! I have now been in my new job for a whole week, and it’s great. No, I didn’t mention it earlier, so….Surprise! It’s still with the same agency, but I’ve moved from a paper-pushing group to an actual policy group. Nice people, less stress, more interesting work, and more room for professional growth. [...]