Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

I'm a wife, mother and knitter. Watch out for my pointy sticks.

WIP Wednesday: Things I’m Working On Or Not

I actually got nearly uninterrupted sleep last night. I woke at 5:30 which would have been fine had I gone to bed early but I hadn’t. It was just after 11 when I fell into bed. I allowed myself to … Continue reading

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A Few More Rows

Does this look bigger to you? I know there are more stitches because the rows take a while. I’ve done 7 or 8 since the last time I took a photo. I have about another repeat and a half to … Continue reading

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On My Mind

I’ve hardly been knitting the last couple of days. I’m tired and unfocused. My sleep is messed up again (or maybe still). I just keep waking up over and over and during the day I’m exhausted and fighting to keep … Continue reading

Posted in Guilty Pleasures, Knits, Knitting, Quirky Knitter, this place, yarn! | 12 Comments

Seen In The Neighborhood

We took a quick walk after dinner around the neighborhood. It was a warm day and it really gave the trees and flowers a boost. I don’t know what this tree is but it was gorgeous.

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Friday, Finally!

This week has felt extra long to me. There was really no reason for it. Everything felt slow and heavy, like carrying a big load from day to day. Not only is it Friday which means the weekend but next … Continue reading

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Socking Along

I haven’t put in a whole lot of knitting time on the sock. The shawl has really taken most of my attention. On Monday I did get a couple of hours of solid knitting time while at our morning sip … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Tool Talk

Look! Progress! I’m working on Expeditious 90% of my knitting time. I can finally say I’m totally enjoying the knitting. You’ll notice the ChiaoGoo package. This shawl calls for a size 5 needle and until the mail arrived today I … Continue reading

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