I think one of the most surprising things people discover about me is that I’m a secret fashionista. Always have been. You wouldn’t know to look at me. I just never felt I had the funds nor the looks to wear these wonderful clothes. Now I’m just too old - LOL.
An army of robot baristas could mean the end of Starbucks as we know it
Starbucks’ 95,000 baristas have a competitor. It doesn’t need sleep. It’s precise in a way that a human could never be. It requires no training. It can’t quit. It has memorized every one of its customers’ orders. There’s never a…
During WW2, Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, held weekly knitting group sessions in the Blue Salon of Buckingham Palace to boost morale. A hundred ladies would gather to make comforts for the troops and the cold at home. Hitler referred to her as the most dangerous woman in Europe. (stills courtesy of BBC’s The Fabric of Britain)
Yea - ! The power of knitting!
The Sweater Curse
I was cruising my twitter page when I came across this delightful little bit of knitting urban legend. I’d never heard of it before, but after reading the piece, I can totally understand why a guy, who may or may not be as involved as you are, sees this…