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About nothingbutknit2

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

Monday Q & A On Tuesday Abridged & Altered*

*Did you watch the Solar Eclipse yesterday? I watched the total eclipse live on YouTube and the local partial eclipse out my window.  *What is the most expensive yarn you’ve heard of? I know quivet is expensive but I’ve never … Continue reading

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It’s A Keeper!

On Saturday I went to our favorite local farm stand and bought a dozen ears of corn. I know that only three of us eat it and it tastes best the first couple of days but it’s their own nearly … Continue reading

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Knits Around The House

I don’t use many knitted/crocheted items around the house. I do have afghans on the beds in N’s room that my mother crocheted and a couple afghans in the living room that I knit and the two pillows I’ve knit. … Continue reading

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Suggestions on Saturday 

Yesterday I mentioned the Cross-Stitch World app. That’s just one suggestion I have for you this week. I’ve got a couple more for you.  First a couple of Ravelry suggestions. Have you looked at the Tools & Equipment forum? It’s … Continue reading

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Have I mentioned the Cross-Stitch World app? It has sucked me in something fierce. It’s mindless but crafty. I try very hard to limit myself to just a half hour before bed. Look how cute this kitty picture is! I … Continue reading

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Yesterday we took N to the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield MA. He had a great time looking at the exhibits and trying out a couple of skill challenges.  I made him measure his wingspan.  A real highlight for … Continue reading

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Yesterday I started the ribbing for the bottom of Dayton, finally. I feel like the body took forever! I’m a little worried about being done (blocked and with ends woven and buttons attached) by the end of the month. I … Continue reading

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