Category Archives: Guilty Pleasures

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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Knitter’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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Monday Q&A on Tuesday

1) Do you knit anything from memory without a pattern? Socks for me. 2) What is your healthy goal for Thanksgiving through New Years Eve ? a) Lose a few pounds b) Gain under 5 lbs c) Maintain your current weight. … Continue reading

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An Assortment Of Things

When shopping yesterday at the checkout I spotted these jumping beans and had to bring them home. I have fond memories of these from when I was a kid. I though my kids would get a kick out of them. … Continue reading

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Always Trying

The Husband and I spent some time yesterday (he only got half the day off) running all those annoying errands that involve running from store to store to town hall to store where you only need like 5 minutes in … Continue reading

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The Weekend That Was

It was a quick weekend even if we did get that extra hour turning the clock back for the end of daylight savings. I got some things done that I’d planned like grocery shopping, laundry, dishes and a quick unplanned … Continue reading

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