Craft Cook Read Repeat

Compellingly Weird

July 15, 2020

Episode 44

July 10 2020

On the Needles 2:37

Patterns still link to Ravelry so please be careful!


Porthole Cowl by Knitting Expat Designs, Three Irish Girls Yarn: Adorn Sock in Maple Vanilla mini set (2009), Westerly Sea Sock in Ocean Gradient (merino/sea cell- natural seaweed fiber, 2010)-- DONE!!


Criterion Cowl by Casapinka, Lady Dye Yarns (Big Minis): Color A: Mrs. Hudson (lt. pink), Color B: Moriarty (grey), Color C: Irene Adler (hot pink)


Bautista by Celia McAdam Cahill, YakLux by Invictus Yarns 2020 NoCKRs colorway

4 Day KAL! Soundtrack Pullover by Marie Greene, Neighborhood Fiber Co.: studio DK in Ward Circle (blue) and Broadway Market (grey)


On the Easel 12:56

Limn + Latitude is coming back, and I’m headed* to…Japan! 

(*not really, just in spirit, art, literature, & cuisine).

New website in process.

On the Table 20:44

Upcoming: cooking from Vegetable Kingdom by Bryant Terry




  • Beef & broccoli from How to Cook without a Book by Pam Anderson
  • Sausage carbonara from 5 Ingredients by Jamie Oliver
  • Chorizo quesadillas from The Dinner Plan by Brennan & Campion


Wingaersheek lunch for the 4th of July


Strawberry ice cream from How to Cook Everything

Toffee Bars, take 1 & take 2. Take 2 is the perfect reproduction; we just mix in choc chips, no nuts. Easy!

Pork Gyozas from Just one

Falafel fail. (Note to self: LISTEN when everyone tells you to start with dried beans).

Pickled red onions on everything.

HIGHLY recommend: local salsa! By Joy & Kelly. The most delicious, flavorful slurry of goodness

On the Nightstand 42:14

My Antonia by Willa Cather

Notes from a Young Black Chef by Kwame Onwuachi, Joshua David Stein

The River by Peter Heller

The Immortals of Tehran by Ali Araghi

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata

A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki

The Memory Police by Yoko Ogama

My Ex-Life by Stephen McCauley

Bingo 1:07:16

Starts friday evening may 22, ends Sept 7

Need to post a photo of completed Bingo with #CCRRsummerbingo2020 to instagram or Ravelry



  • Heirloom: Wingaersheek 4th lunch
  • Farmers market: kohlrabi



  • Heirloom recipe with Toffee Bar success!
  • Book Set in a Foreign Place (several)
  • New-to-me Periodical/Magazines: Kokeshi Trends, Tokyo Weekender, Breathe, Stanger’s Guide, Traveler’s Times.
  • New project: Appa on canvas for my kid

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