A Blog for Modern Traditionalists

Month: February 2014

Happy 156th, Adelaide Hoodless!

Happy 156th, Adelaide Hoodless!

104 years after her death and WI founder Adelaide Hoodless is still commanding cake and song. What a gal. If you’re a dedicated reader, you’ll know that last year’s Adelaide Hoodless luncheon on Saltspring Island was my first outing with the Royal Oak Women’s Institute. […]

Knitted: Gap-Tastic Cowl

Knitted: Gap-Tastic Cowl

Greetings, internet creepy-crawlies! We just got back from another stint in Los Angeles. ¬†Given the balmy location, it would have been more fitting to knit a string bikini (wool and sea water, what’s not to love?) but instead I found myself working on the uber-puffy […]