Monthly Archives: May 2017

*Grumble*Grumble*

See that gray bit at the top? It’s being ripped out, again. I made a mistake in the first row so it’s all got to go. I neglected to put in a lifeline. I was sure I wouldn’t need it. … Continue reading

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Cursing & Knitting

A little more of one than the other if I’m being honest. The Husband and N busied themselves this weekend with a lacrosse thing so I got the house to myself (with Myles of course- H was off somewhere with friends). … Continue reading

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Waiting Patiently

We’ve been waiting for bees and lady bugs to move into the house we set up for them on the south side of our house. I read that they like their house to face south. We haven’t seen any action … Continue reading

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Movies + Knitting = Perfect Day

Yesterday I spent the better part of the day watching Netflix and knitting. It was lovely. First I watched “The Secret Life of Pets”. It was very cute. Then I watched “Bridget Jones Baby”. I watched the first two so … Continue reading

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In Search of Advice

I have a problem that I’m sure lots of people have and I want to know how you deal with it. I bought strawberries and blueberries when I grocery shopped and two days later they look nasty. Not even half … Continue reading

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An Intervention May Be Necessary 

So yesterday was rainy and The Husband was going to work half a day even though it was his day off. We decided to grab an early lunch at the salad place we love. On the way to the restaurant … Continue reading

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Family Lore Or Why I Had To Make Isabelle’s Cake

I think everyone’s family has tales they tell that become enhanced over time. After many retellings it’s hard to know what is fact and what is fiction. I never met my mother’s father. He passed away when my mother was … Continue reading

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