Category Archives: Guilty Pleasures

Happy St Patrick’s Day

Are you wearing green? Have you had your boiled dinner? We don’t make a big deal out of holidays. But next to Thanksgiving and Christmas, St Patrick’s Day is a favorite holiday in our house. I think it’s the food. … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 16: Dream Project 

This post should be easy to write/plan but it hasn’t been. I really do knit what I want when I want so I feel like there really isn’t a dream project per say. I try to choose projects that go … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 12: Share Your Stash

Most people would show the yarn, I’ve done that in the past. I list much* of my stash on Ravelry and normally do a post for the blog when I buy new yarn.  I thought I’d go a different way. … Continue reading

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Saturday Secret 

I didn’t get very far on the second sock. I’m not motivated to knit it. I think I’ve decided that I’m not crazy about color work. I’ll pick it up and knit it because it has to be done for … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 11: Listen or Do Anything While Crafting

I’ve mentioned pretty regularly that I like to watch TV while knitting. I have a fairly regular assortment of programming that I watch.  On TV I enjoy: Scandal The Wendy Williams Show CSI repeats, the Las Vegas one only Ancient … Continue reading

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Naknicromo Day 10: Crafting Fuel?

In my house there is a constant battle between eating healthy good for us foods and junk. I was born in the 60’s when junk food began its popularity. It’s hard to change habits that were formed when you were … Continue reading

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Unplanned Thrift Shop Visit

We were out and about running the usual weekend errands: groceries, BJ’s and lunch. When we were at our last stop H asked if we could look in the thrift store. The yarn section was a bust but I did … Continue reading

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