Category Archives: Guilty Pleasures

A Full Day

Yesterday was a long day. We got up early, spent two hours in the car, hours and hours were spent in the sun, 4 lacrosse games were played and won.  It was a beautiful day. There was knitting. I was … Continue reading

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A Day Gardening

I spent an hour yesterday picked out plants at the garden center to do the graves for Memorial Day. Normally I get back to pick the plants up and put them in the yard.  I bought an extra Zinnia for … Continue reading

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Foods With Mixed Reviews

Happy Mother’s Day! The Husband spotted these Strawberry Nut M & M’s in the store the other day. He knows I love peanut M & M’s and strawberries so he thought they’d be a hit. They were not. The flavor … Continue reading

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Camp Loopy PSA

Two sure signs that summer is on the way are strawberry shortcake* and the annual Camp Loopy announcement. If you’re interested in a virtual summer camp with yarn then Camp Loopy is a great option. I’ve ordered the yarn for … Continue reading

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A Meal Without Complaints

Yes, as rare as a unicorn, I fed everyone this meal and no one complained. Above we have ribs (made with this recipe), Mexican rice (with this recipe using basmati rice) and canned green beans. Even I didn’t complain about … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

These are a few little things I’ve noticed this week.  The puppy planter has gone crazy. It’s nearly impossible to keep enough water in the dish. I refill it nearly every day. The clover has grown so quickly. I’ll be … Continue reading

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Uncontrollable 

I might need to be talked down. I was poking around on Ravelry like you do when I detoured into my library just to have a look around. There was time to kill and my knitting fantasy life needed a … Continue reading

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