Category Archives: Guilty Pleasures

Exciting Stuff

Someone kept waking us up all night the night before last. I don’t know if he heard something or if he was as excited as we were for it to be yesterday. Yesterday was a full morning of fun. First … Continue reading

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Welcoming February

February is my least favorite month. It’s always cold, snowy and gray. I’m going to try to embrace the things I like about February in an effort to make it less of a slog. The new semester of Loopy Academy … Continue reading

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Going Off The Board

So today I pulled out the ball winder and swift with the plan to wind three skeins for the two projects I have planned. I wound the green one and the solid gray one and then decided to wind the … Continue reading

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Randomly On Sunday

The paperwhites continue to impress. There are more flowers, three groupings at this point with more sprouts coming up from the bulbs. This is the best blooming paperwhites I’ve had in ages. I’m knitting away diligently on Reyna. It continues … Continue reading

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Project Planning

As I promised the first bud of the paperwhites has opened and it is just lovely. The flowers are so delicate. They even have a pretty smell. Good news! The packages arrived a day late but they’re here. I’m glad … Continue reading

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Knitterā€™s Conundrum

When I was little and I didn’t feel well my mother would give me weak milky tea. As I got older I never took to drinking coffee and tea had that being sick connotation. Just this past week I’ve been … Continue reading

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Bragging On My Children

H returned just before dawn yesterday from her work trip to Seattle. She had a wonderful time, enjoyed some delicious food, did a tiny bit of sightseeing and got some work done. On her first day in Seattle she ventured … Continue reading

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