Monthly Archives: June 2017

Design Element

I knew I’d run out of the gray yarn. But, I had seen a project on Ravelry that had a contrasting color edge so I went with that. It looks better than I thought it would. I’ll see if I … Continue reading

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It Figures

Myles isn’t feeling well. When he went to the vet last week he tested positive for Lyme disease so he’s on antibiotics for a couple of weeks. He isn’t a fan of being dosed as I call it. I offer … Continue reading

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When You Turn Into Your Mother

Things aren’t going great with the shawl. I’m currently tinking back three rows. Instead of whining about that I think I’ll tell a story.  The Husband works slightly unusual hours. They aren’t exactly second shift, more of a hybrid. By … Continue reading

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Netflix & Knitting 

If there is a better way to spend an evening I haven’t found it yet. There are new documentaries on Netflix and I couldn’t be happier. I’ve watched one on Robert Kardashian (interesting) and one on Amelia Earhart (always interesting). … Continue reading

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Where Is My Head?

So after having a win with the Twizzler socks I was feeling great when I pulled out the Dream Stripes shawl. I knew I was ready to start the lace so in I jumped. It wasn’t until I’d knit a … Continue reading

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Routine

Does doing something three times make it a routine? This is the third Saturday in a row that we’ve made our way to Kimballs after dinner for a little ice cream. It tastes so good and looking forward to it … Continue reading

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FO on Saturday 

I finished the Twizzler socks, my June Camp Loopy project. The requirement was to use 400 yards to knit a textured project.  I’m pretty sure I knit 4 socks what with the reknitting but here I have the completed pair. … Continue reading

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