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

WIP Wednesday: Rambling On

Yesterday I talked about the cowl. Thank you so much for the compliments. I highly recommend the pattern for anyone who is interested. Mine is made with deep stash. It’s a great pattern for stash. Anyway, today I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Risking It

I’m running late again. My MIL was buried this morning. It was a quick event but we’d received a text warning us of traffic in the area due to an accident. This caused us to rush getting ourselves thrown together … Continue reading

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Monday Excitement

I overslept just enough this morning that I’m running a bit behind. I had trouble falling asleep last night because I am so looking forward to a Zoom visit with my knitting friends. I used to do it as a … Continue reading

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Travel: A Blogville Challenge

We are all pretty much trapped in our own little space these days while the world goes on. I was lazing on the couch with the TV paused when the screen saver popped on showing me photos of all different … Continue reading

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And I’m Back

Yes, that is a fudge covered Devil Dog. It was the required purchase this week. Some people use alcohol or drugs as a crutch, I use fudge covered Devil Dogs. We survived the family events of this week. There was … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Reluctant Model Edition

See the furry black foot at the top of the photo? Myles was happily laying under the two blankets but moved the minute I grabbed my phone to get a photo. He moves now the minute I pick up my … Continue reading

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A Q & A With A Side Of Knitting

Look! I worked a few more rows on the blanket. It’s about 31 inches wide and 16 inches long so I’ve just passed the halfway point. This leaves me hopeful but I’ve got to knit at least a handful of … Continue reading

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This Post Brought To You By The Number Three

We are enjoying a Monday holiday today. I love a three day weekend. I spent the weekend catching up on things I don’t particularly like to do. There was cleaning-yuck! Then I spent time tinking back on the shawl. I … Continue reading

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Ain’t She Pretty

First thank you so much for the condolences. They are much appreciated. The photo is the new furnace. She’s a beauty and she cranks the water up really hot. The guys doing the install did a great job and even … Continue reading

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Embracing The Pattern

When I knit a pattern, this one is a 4 row repeat where the odd numbered rows are the same and the even is slightly different but completely different than the odd, I often shorten it to a few words … Continue reading

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