Crochet

My New Thing II: A Crochet Technique

I recently became aware of a neat technique in crochet called Planned Pooling.  You have to use a variegated yarn with longish color runs of between 6-12″.  And then you use this nifty, tricksy method of chaining before you start your pattern.  Basically the idea is to “stagger” the colors so that they appear to… Continue reading My New Thing II: A Crochet Technique

English Language

How to English: Part I

Note: if there is a NSFW portion I will either blur it out or mark the post in the title that it’s NSFW.  Any time there is a profanity I do this just to be on the safe side.

Occasionally, I come across these fun meme lists about why English is such a “terrible” language.  Mostly I find these memes funny because they’re true when I stop to think about them.  For the record, English is my native language.  Looking at it objectively, I’m not sure how ANYbody learns to speak it!   Then I immediately start to wonder if there are any other languages that are so confusing…?

Anywho, I thought I would occasionally round these up and share them.  Woot.

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