Category Archives: loopy grad school

Entertainment

Yesterday was a bit harder to keep busy than the other days. It rained. It reminded me of being a kid on a rainy day. Everything I felt like doing would be fun if only it wasn’t raining. Myles was … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: More Recognizable

Yesterday was a busy day spent puttering around the house while attending to the corned beef and cabbage dinner. The meal was excellent and by the time it was put on the table I had gotten some chores done and … Continue reading

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With Mostly Full Confidence

I know this doesn’t look like much. And it surely doesn’t look like a sock. But it will be eventually, I hope. Over the weekend when I wasn’t distracting myself from the craziness that is the news and the togetherness … Continue reading

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A Little Knitting, A Bit Of Life

I know this photo looks like yesterday but it’s not the same photo. I was unhappy with the holes so I ripped out what I had done and did some research. As I suspected there were a number of people … Continue reading

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Resilience

Thank you for the prayers. By the end of yesterday some things had improved. We’ll all have to keep the Coronavirus situation in our prayers. That isn’t going to resolve itself in a day. Now, the knitting. I’d say I’m … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: I Swear There Is No Vodka In My Orange Juice Edition

Though based on the way my day has gone I should probably skip the OJ and just suck straight out of the vodka bottle. Alas I do not drink alcohol ever so I’m coping by knitting a sock. We all … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday On Tuesday

Look at that, I’m a day late but not a sock short. I’ve finished my latest pair and I must say I’m thrilled with them. The pattern is Slip It Simple Socks by Christine Long Derks. The yarn is Western … Continue reading

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Gauging My Crazy

Sorry for the dark photo. I waited too late to take the photo. I’ve completed the gusset decreases. I could have this sock done later today if I’m not distracted by other things. Unlikely since distractions seem likely. About the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday: Sock And Quiz Follow Up

Progress continues on the second sock. I’ve slacked the last couple of days. The weather has been spring-like so we’ve been out of the house during the afternoon when I would ordinarily get a few extra rows in. There is … Continue reading

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Sock It To Me Monday

I have nearly finished the leg of the Slip It Simple Sock. There just weren’t enough hours to my Sunday to get those last 10 or so rows done. Sunday was for grocery shopping, banking, food prep, laundry and Pokemon … Continue reading

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