Monthly Archives: April 2017

Thrift Shop Haul

As you know I always check out the craft section at the thrift shop. There was a ton of cross stitch and sewing items this time along with the usual ton of Red Heart yarn. These three skeins were the … Continue reading

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Regular Weird

Myles spent over 2 hours staring out the window last night. The Husband had taken N to a lacrosse game. I stayed home to knit and nurse my sinus headache (my least favorite thing about spring and the super high … Continue reading

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Funday 

Yesterday was my funday of the week. The Husband’s day off is Thursday not Saturday like most folks. Over the years I’ve gotten to enjoy having him around for a day during the week while the children are otherwise occupied. … Continue reading

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Back on it

So I did pull the vest out of the bag yesterday. Then I spent 10 minutes looking at my notes and reading the pattern and looking at my notes and at the vest trying to figure out where I had … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Ignore the Vest Edition

Does the Dream Stripes shawl look a little bigger? I spent a wee bit of time knitting on it yesterday. The pattern is so easy that I’ve memorized it already. Of course I’m not actually knitting the pattern as written. … Continue reading

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FO on a Tuesday: Look Socks!

I’m really hoping finishing these socks will give me the oomph I need to get back to the vest.  These are my usual 64 stitch sock pattern I keep in my head. The yarn is Spun Right Round SW sock … Continue reading

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Hardly Knitting

I just barely have the will to knit on the sock. Maybe if I finish it the urge to knit will return. 

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