Monthly Archives: October 2017

Monday Q&A on Halloween

Have you ever had Milky Way cake?  No. Now I have to find out what it is! Have you ever had blueberry cookies with cardamom? No. Another recipe search. Have you seen Sugar Knits Chunky Moss Cowl on Ravelry? No. … Continue reading

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Dinner And WIFI 

There was a storm yesterday that knocked out our power. N and I enjoyed dinner, wifi and electricity at Panera. Regular posting will resume when the electricity returns. I hope your Halloween is more treats than tricks. 

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Progress Of A Sort

Aegue is still being worked on. It’s such an easy mostly mindless knit that I’ve been able to grab a few rows here and there including waiting for N at physical therapy. I think this photo shows the color changes … Continue reading

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Fair Finds

I made a quick stop at the fair while doing my other usual Saturday errands. This isn’t your ordinary fair. It’s put on by a local group who meet regularly to learn crafts/arts. Half of the fair is a show … Continue reading

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A Good Start Is Halfway To Success

I got a wee bit done in the morning before the interruptions got to be too much. The ends are woven in and the gingerbread men are done. I’ve started the row of candy. The crossed candy canes which go … Continue reading

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Assessment Of The Stocking

I dug the evil stocking out of its lair to get an idea of what I face. Tomorrow has been designated “Evil Stocking Day” and I had to be mentally prepared for what I would face. I’m at the duplicate … Continue reading

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Project The Next

Yesterday I thought I’d just start my next project. You know get a few rows done before moving on to the evil stocking. Normally it takes 3 or 4 cast ons for things to stick. I always seem to have … Continue reading

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