Author Archives: nothingbutknit2

About nothingbutknit2

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

Saturday Stuff

Is anyone else having to remind themselves what day it is? I keep thinking “ok, today is —-“. It’s weird having no real schedule to follow. I’m ready to knit the toe on the sock. The plan is to knit … Continue reading

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Entertainment

Yesterday was a bit harder to keep busy than the other days. It rained. It reminded me of being a kid on a rainy day. Everything I felt like doing would be fun if only it wasn’t raining. Myles was … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About The Positives

As we all spend more time at home and in our tiny real life social circles things become bigger. The little annoyances that normally mean nothing are magnified. The socks left tucked into the couch cushion or the crumbs left … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: More Recognizable

Yesterday was a busy day spent puttering around the house while attending to the corned beef and cabbage dinner. The meal was excellent and by the time it was put on the table I had gotten some chores done and … Continue reading

Posted in Knits, Knitting, loopy grad school, Socks, The Loopy Ewe, this place, WIP, WIPW, yarn! | 7 Comments

Spring!

So far there is only one but spring is arriving. What signs of spring (or fall) do you see in your area? Happy St Patrick’s Day if that’s your thing. We’ll be partaking in corned beef and cabbage for dinner.

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With Mostly Full Confidence

I know this doesn’t look like much. And it surely doesn’t look like a sock. But it will be eventually, I hope. Over the weekend when I wasn’t distracting myself from the craziness that is the news and the togetherness … Continue reading

Posted in Knits, Knitting, loopy grad school, Quirky Knitter, Socks, The Loopy Ewe, yarn! | 12 Comments

Filling Time

Yesterday was an absolutely beautiful day. The Husband and I got out for two near to home walks. We went to a park right up the road that is conservation land. The best part was the vernal pool which is … Continue reading

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