Category Archives: Guilty Pleasures

Touristing

The Husband and I went for a little adventure today. We drove up to Salem and spent a few hours walking around. We looked through some cute shops, bought some candy, enjoyed the smell of the ocean and even bought … Continue reading

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Guilty Pleasure

Watermelon sherbet with real dark chocolate sprinkles. What is your guilty pleasure this week?

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On My Mind

I’ve hardly been knitting the last couple of days. I’m tired and unfocused. My sleep is messed up again (or maybe still). I just keep waking up over and over and during the day I’m exhausted and fighting to keep … Continue reading

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A Mixed Update

First a little knitting update. I’ve just got to bind off the shawl and the knitting will be done. Then I will find a spot to block it. I’m hoping it’s totally finished at some point this weekend. I finished … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Changing It Up

After ripping out what I had done yesterday I read through the helpful notes on Ravelry and decided which to incorporate into my Find Your Fade. I’ve changed the center decrease and yarn overs. I plan to change places in … Continue reading

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The Things We Do

I have the luxury of a morning at home alone today. I’ve already gotten a few things done and I’m getting ready to sit down and knit. I’ll have a good 2 hours before I’m needed to do anything so … Continue reading

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Why Don’t I Remember

I really should learn to avoid the bakery in Wegmans. This cake is my weakness. Within 15 minutes of taking the photo the cake was gone and my tastebuds are trying to talk me into going back there tomorrow for … Continue reading

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Tea Talk

I picked up some ginger lemon tea when I was sick. It has become a habit to have a cup in the evening a few nights a week. Now I’m wondering what other flavors of caffeine free tea I would … Continue reading

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Looking Back

2018 is nearly over. It wasn’t a bad year or a good year for me. I tend to be hard on myself for some things and easier for others. I’m sad to say I didn’t finish all the projects I … Continue reading

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FO On Wednesday: Birthday Edition

The shawl is done and blocked! I am thrilled with the way it turned out. Blocking really turns what looks like a wrinkled mess into something to be proud of. The pattern is Perfect Retreat Shawl by Susan B. Anderson. … Continue reading

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