Author Archives: tiggermn

My Bujo (Bullet Journal)

I love my Bullet Journal and I have my friend, Kristie, to blame. (I can actually blame her for a few things…). And I can be blamed for getting a few of my friends hooked. But I’ve had a few … Continue reading

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Yes, Numbers have a Gender…

I recently read a blog post where the author talked about how numbers were alive for her. Each had a gender and a relationship and were a family and had certain behaviors. That made me recall how I perceived things … Continue reading

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Like Father, Like Son

This past week I got to create a halloween costume for my 6 year old. He wanted to be Optimus Prime. Amy was able to get a mask at work petty cheap, but no costume for the rest of it. So … Continue reading

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Crafter’s Retreat

I keep forgetting to put this up, so here goes. My wife and I are hosting our annual Crafter’s retreat! Any craft is welcome (scrapbooking, sewing, knitting, crochet, quilting, beading, stamping, etc.!)

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You hear the darnest things at a Knit Store

Favorite “Bert” quotes from the yarn store yesterday: “and now we knit!” “SSK2togPSSO = Slip Stitch, Knit 2 together, and then PISS OFF!” “And that is why we use our rubbers!” “If I did balls, I would do bulls.” (It … Continue reading

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A Guy. Some Yarn. A Store. A life changed.

Update: This is a very long post. And I am not sure how well-written it will be, as it was hard to write, especially near the end. As many of you know, I love to knit and play with yarn. … Continue reading

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Yearbook Camp

As I am writing this post, I am sitting in my very first dorm room, at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN. I am spending three days & two nights at Yearbook Camp, hosted by Jostens. I’ve never attended … Continue reading

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A Study in White

I have a pet peeve about my clothes. I like them to stay in great condition so that they last. Whites are the toughest thing to keep clean. Add hard water to your water system makes it harder and now … Continue reading

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My latest projects

I have been avidly knitting for about a year now…and I love it! It is so fun discovering new patterns, deciphering them and picking the yarn to use and making something useable or fun. My latest projects have been knitted “Monsters” … Continue reading

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My Name is Bert…and I am a Cord Cutter

Not many people know that Amy and I are “cord cutters”. My father and I had this conversation last night and a friend of mine just posted a survey on facebook whether to get cable or dish.

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