Monthly Archives: April 2014

WIP Wednesday: Just Keep Swimming

The overwhelmed feeling continues. I’ve been letting things slide in an effort to feel less pressure but this in and of itself makes me feel more overwhelmed. Even with everything piling up and that feeling of pressure I keep knitting. … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Of Year Again!

And I am really excited! So what am I talking about? The 5th Annual Knitting & Crochet Blog Week is being held May 12th-18th. For those that don’t know what that is be sure to read the link but quickly … Continue reading

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Nice Haul

At the end of last week The Husband and I made a quick trip to the thrift store. I always make my way through the store the same way: first stop the yarn. Normally there are a few partial skeins … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Sock Love

I finished my wildly bright socks and I love them! The colors are bright and even though the dye lots were different the socks go together in a crazy way. The pattern was a pleasure to knit. There was only … Continue reading

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Evidently I am not the only one around here who is confused. The Christmas cactus which normally flowers sometime between Thanksgiving and Christmas decided to flower now. There is just one flower. To tell you the truth it is really … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: New Normal

Sorry to have disappeared again. I guess the new normal is I may or may not be here. Things change so quickly that I hardly know if I’m coming or going half the time. Last Friday I took my father … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Fraternal

I knew the socks I knit with this yarn would be fraternal no matter what I did. You see when I bought the yarn on clearance there were only 2 skeins left and I just loved the colors. I broke … Continue reading

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