Category Archives: books

Hoopla Review & A Book Review

I want to say thank you again for the recommendations about Hoopla and Overdrive. I decided that since the book I wanted was available on Hoopla I would try that first. The Hoopla app is super easy to use. I … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Now I Know Where I Am Edition

The photo probably looks a lot like the other day but I am nearly done with the second set of instructions. This is the upper back of the Stockholm Slipover. Next I start the front and once the top of … Continue reading

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Not Reading

This is the pile of books I’ve started and not finished. There are more but this is the at hand pile. I’m sure they’re good but I just can’t seem to get hooked. Maybe if I rearrange my usual nighttime … Continue reading

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What I Did With My Wednesday

This is the second time I’m writing this post. I have no idea what happened to the first one. I hate when that happens! Pretend this one is witty and entertaining. So my yesterday was busy. I made a quick … Continue reading

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Split Time

I have been dividing my time between knitting and reading. It’s a real struggle for me to balance two things I really enjoy. The best way to handle it was to set a goal for the sock and once it … Continue reading

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Woot!

Look at what I found at the thrift store today! I’ve been thinking I’d like to use up the many leftover bits of yarn I have hanging out in the stash. I hadn’t thought of making toys but it sounds … Continue reading

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Multitasking

I haven’t been reading much at all lately. When I read I feel like I’m neglecting my knitting. I’ve tried audiobooks but they don’t seem to work for me. My mind wanders for a minute and the next thing I … Continue reading

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Multitasking

I haven’t been reading much at all lately. When I read I feel like I’m neglecting my knitting. I’ve tried audiobooks but they don’t seem to work for me. My mind wanders for a minute and the next thing I … Continue reading

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Weekend Events

On Sunday after the baking disaster we decided to grab an early dinner out. N was really in the mood for pancakes so we went to IHOP. I haven’t been there in years. N had sweet peach praline pancakes, eggs, … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Gettin’ It Done Edition

It’s been pretty busy here this week. N made the select lacrosse team so he’ll be having twice the number of practices and games. I’m hoping to squeeze a little extra knitting time in.  I got half the front shoulder … Continue reading

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