Monday, November 17, 2008

Look at all my goodies!!

Antonio del Weasley sent me a fantastic package! I truly feel spoiled rotten! The bag is great and the yarn is awesome! The colors are Mad Eye and Nymphorda I can't wait to start a pair of socks. He sent me some Knit Picks Harmony needles, some candy for the kids which is mostly gone a folder of great patterns with the Rivendell socks that are going to be on my needles very soon! I also got a new ornament that will hang on my Christmas tree that is a witch with a pumpkin and she is holding a book of knitting spells! Thank you so much!!!! I love everything!!

Sunday, November 9, 2008

So my kit is almost done I have 2 more things to pick up and then it will be out in the owl post by the end of the week. I have been so busy the last few weeks getting swaps finished and work and kids there is not enough of me to go around!! Now I am off the bed before I get into trouble!! Happy knitting!

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Oh my

I didn't realize that it had been so long since I had posted things have been so busy studying and trying to get this round of HSS wrapped up! I have my pals package almost all ready to go I have a few more things to pick up but other than that I am good to go. I hope to get her package out by next week! Off to the medi-witch for an appointment!
I'll post more later!! Happy knitting!

Friday, October 10, 2008

Quiz before I go

1. At what are Hogwarts students allowed to swear loudly if smoovenu attenuclea attempts to strangle them? Venomous Tentacula
2. An animal form protector charm is a stuproan. Patronus
3. Who is the potions master in HBP? Choare Gushroln Horase Slughorn
4. What is Aragog? A troaclanuam A acromantula
5. Who is imperiused and cursed by a necklace in HBP? Itkea Lebl Katie Bell
6. What does Harry destroy in HBP? choxerrous Horcruxes
7. Draught of living death is comprised of ? (list the four components)
asphoedel, worm wood, 1 sopophorous bean and valarian root
8. What potion can reverse the draught of living death? dweliggnew Wiggenweld
Bonus: Who is R. A. B.?
Regulas Arcturus Black

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Going out of town

I got a weekend pass so I am using it this weekend to go home and visit the muggle parents!! I hope to get some actual knitting done this weekend!! My brother is telling me that my niece needs a new blanket so I guess I will be working on that and some socks of course. Have a great weekend!!

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

House quiz

What yarn shop did Henry Longstaff shop at for yarn?
Mrs Mac's

Who is the HSKS6 SPEW coordinator?
Cliodnia Acromantula

Which Gryff student just returned from London?
Lady Feula the Forgetful

Which Gryffindor has cats named after the muggle rock band, The Ramones?
Dagmara Grindelwald

What is your favorite childhood television program (Magic or Muggle)?
scooby doo

What is your favorite adult television program (Magic or Muggle)?
Charmed, fringe, dexter, true blood,csi,and grays

Which travel destination did you last visit?

What was your last finished object (FO)?
a pair of socks

How many project(s) planned for holiday gifts?
about 12

How many do you expect to actually finish and give?
about 8

Who is the mother of Half Blood Prince?
Eileen Prince

Which Weasley became engaged in Book 6 (Half Blood Prince)?

What is the result of a Sectumsempra curse?
It cuts and if it removes a body part that part can't be regrown

Who used a Bezoar to reverse poisoning? Harry gave it to Ron

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Quidditch round 1

1. At the beginning of the book, Cornelius Fudge is talking to the Muggle Prime Minister. Which member of the Order of the Phoenix has recently been found dead?

c. Emmeline Vance

2. What animal does Bellatrix Lestrange kill when she and her sister, Narcissa, are going to see Professor Snape?

b. Fox

3. What time does Professor Dumbledore collect Harry from Privet Drive?

b. 11 p.m.

4. What did Professor Sluhorn transform into when he was trying to hide from Harry and Professor Dumbledore?

a. An armchair

5. What grade did Harry get for Herbology?

a. E – Exceeds Expectation

6. Herbert Chorley, the Prime Minister’s Junior Minster, has been entertaining the public by impersonating which animal?

b. A duck

7. What is Professor Sprout’s first name?

d. Pomona

8. What is Dumbledore’s idea of ‘a few words’?

d. nitwit, oddment, blubber and tweak

9. Who is Marcus Belby’s famous uncle?

b. Damocles

10. What is Snape’s mother’s name?

b. Eileen Prince

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Professor Sprout

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