My daughters recently heard about a little ritual that was supposed to produce a snow day off of school: you sleep with your pajamas inside out, mismatched socks, and a spoon under your pillow, and the next day there will be no school. They tried it Sunday night and it didn't work (for the Cedar Tree kids: Tertia had no school because of the MLK holiday). But I think I may have come up with a better trigger: finish and block a shawl using Madeline Tosh Merino Light:
last year, too! I would be more than happy to knit with TML lots more from now on if it really works!
My Crumbs signature quilt is still at school, waiting for one last Kindergartner's signature and a few staff members. Then I'll see about getting it on the frame and quilting it in time for the auction.
Oh, and since some are weighing in about the SOPA bill and how to stop online piracy without hurting free speech rights, here's what I think: I think we should stop piracy by going after the pirates, not after successful businesses.