Monthly Archives: July 2017

Sunday Dinner

When I was growing up we always had a “fancy” dinner mid Sunday afternoon. Normally it was some sort of roast with mashed potatoes, gravy and two vegetables. It really wasn’t much different from any other nights dinner-except for that … Continue reading

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A Healthy Breakfast

There is nothing tastier on a warm morning than a cold smoothie for breakfast. Basically I throw a bunch of fruit in the blended and liquefy it. This is made with frozen blueberries, a mix of frozen and fresh strawberries … Continue reading

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FO On Saturday

The Dream Stripes shawl is done and finally blocked. The more things I knit the more obvious to me it is that I am a process knitter. I don’t care much about the blocking and wearing, I’m all about the … Continue reading

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FO Friday:The Trickster Edition

I’ll bet you thought I had Dream Stripes all ready to show off. Not today. Today I want to show you Phi, my July Camp Loopy project.  Phi by Jennifer Dassau is knit in Knerd String Merino Nylon Fingering in … Continue reading

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Blocking Day

Anyone who has soaked red yarn knows the high probability of “blood in the water” when you’re preparing to block. I know it’s going to happen. I planned ahead for it to happen, gray as the paired color for stripes … Continue reading

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Grocery Store PSA For The USA

Be on the lookout for new tasty Twinkies. The Husband spotted these in the grocery store and everyone (except me) has fallen head over heels for them. I prefer my chocolate and peanut butter to be in the Reese’s form. … Continue reading

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Monday Q & A On Tuesday

I have been reading these on the Compassionknit blog and this weeks questions spoke to me.   *Do you remember a bad sunburn? Yes, but only from seeing the photos and hearing the stories. See photo above. I was 6 … Continue reading

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