Category Archives: Knitting

Sock On A Dog With A Side Of Quiz

I didn’t get nearly enough knitting done yesterday when you consider I spent literal hours lounging on the couch. Myles was spread out napping for much of the day so it was easy to get him to volunteer for the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Accountability Report Edition

I’ve reached the colorwork section of sock number two and that loud noise you heard was the screeching brakes of my knitting speed. I knit colorwork so slowly. A tortoise moves faster. I had extra knitting time yesterday when my … Continue reading

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Accountability Report #2

Yesterday was a mostly hang around the house day. It’s rare for us. We normally find reasons to go out. N had practice in the morning. I did some laundry. While waiting for each load to finish I worked on … Continue reading

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Accountability Report

Sorry for the lousy photo. It’s at night in winter. The lighting just stinks. Anyway, I’ve decided that the only way I’m going to get through the colorwork on this sock is to report in with my progress every day … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: A Day Late Edition

Is it a character flaw that I didn’t want to knit the colorwork on the foot of the sock? I know knitting is supposed to be fun. It’s a hobby after all. But this is grad school and it should … Continue reading

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I Know I’m Weird

I’m okay with being weird. I fit into my weird family. How am I weird this time? Well when I’m sitting around doing other things I almost always have my knitting sitting next to me. It might be in it’s … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: To The Heel

So there hasn’t been lots of knitting. I’ve finally finished the leg and moved on to the heel. At this point I’ve basically thrown much of the pattern out the window. I’ve knit the sock top down instead of toe … Continue reading

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