Knitting by Judy @ 8:10 AM

Saturday morning, #1 Son called me: Hi, Mom. We’re going down to Eugene to see a show. Taking my car. I’ll be back tomorrow, probably in the early afternoon. Definitely in time to have dinner with Uncle Bro. Sure, I’ll call you when I get back.

Mom: Please drive carefully.

Monday morning, #1 Son called me: Hi, Mom. I forgot to call you last night to tell you I was driving up to Seattle. That’s where I am now. I’ll be back home probably late tonight, but maybe tomorrow. Yeah… I’ve been coming up here more than I’ve told you about. I’m sorry I keep forgetting to call you and tell you. I’ll try to be better about that from now on because I know you like to know where I am.

Mom: Please drive carefully.

Now… It’s around 120 miles from Portland to Eugene. It’s about 175 miles from Portland to Seattle.

This is the same #1 Son who will not drive the 10 miles to my house because it’s too far and gas is too expensive.


It’s all relative.

  • Translate
  • Thought of the Minute
    • It would indeed be ironic if, in the name of national defence, we would sanction the subversion of one of those liberties which make the defence of our nation worthwhile.

      (Earl Warren)
  • Word Of The Day
  • Current Weather

Wayback Machine
  • Present Future
    • Fri, Aug 12 - Friday! (3 days)
    • Thu, Aug 25 - My Birthday (16 days)
    • Mon, Sep 5 - Labor Day (27 days)
    • Mon, Sep 19 - Talk Like A Pirate Day (41 days)
    • Mon, Sep 26 - until 09-29 Oregon Flock & Fiber Festival, Canby (48 days)
    • Tue, Sep 27 - until 10-04 Banned Books Week (49 days)
Stuff I Gotta Do

Follow The Leader shawl


entrelac wrap


Arabesque shawl


Jubjub Bird Socks


I Mog Di


Peacock Feather Shawl


Honeybee Stole


Irtfa'a Faroese Shawl




Fatigues henley sweater


Jade Sapphire Scarf


#1 Son's Blanket


Cotton Bag