Category Archives: Loopy Academy

What I Did Not Do On Monday

I didn’t wash a dish, make a bed, vacuum, dust, exercise or even walk Myles. It was raining off and on so he would have ended up wet and cranky anyway. I did pay the water bill-ouch! and buy bread. … Continue reading

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Unexpected Interuptions

Being interrupted is the story of my life, well, that and waiting. I spend a lot of time waiting. But this weekend was about interruptions. Saturday and Sunday my plan was to do all the usual stuff: cooking, dishes and … Continue reading

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Sock On A Dog

I ended up losing most of my yesterday to wasted time. I only just got the sock ribbing done and a couple of rows of the leg. There were too many other things needing my attention. I did the grocery … Continue reading

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HFO*

I have finished the first of the Easy Peasy socks. I was pleasantly surprised last night when I slipped it on that it fit perfectly and was ready for the toe. I quickly did the toe so I could show … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Things I Don’t Hate-A List

Chocolate: Most kinds and most things in chocolate flavor like cake and cookies. Sleeping late on the weekends particularly if it’s damp and rainy. Walking the dog. The flashing that happens in variegated yarn when decreasing the gusset of a … Continue reading

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In Which I’m Lazy And Lame

When The Husband and I go to the track meets we always comment to each other that the kids should run full out right over the finish line and not slow and stop just as they step over it. They … Continue reading

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Monday Minutiae

Over the weekend I finished the front and back of the vest. I’ve got to attach the front and back shoulders next. From there it’s time to start picking up stitches for the edging around the neck and arms. That … Continue reading

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Yesterday I spent the morning putting the house back in order. I then washed the never ending pile of dishes and did a couple of loads of laundry. When I went to check on Myles this is what he’d done … Continue reading

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Disjointed

I’ve gotten a few more inches done on the front of the vest but that’s not what I want to talk about today. I’ve got a few things on my mind. It snowed a bit yesterday. Nothing stuck on the … Continue reading

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On Not Getting Things Done

I’m making minimal progress on everything: the vest, the sock, the house and the yard. I spent yesterday puttering around in the house doing those little jobs that get put off until there are a bunch and it takes up … Continue reading

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