Category Archives: this place

Yum!

These are the cupcakes I baked for N’s birthday. While they aren’t the most beautiful, they are delicious. I used my usual Duncan Hines cake mix but this time substituted applesauce for the oil. I then made this chocolate buttercream … Continue reading

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1/20/2018

Knitting Update: The sock continues. I’ve knit the heel flap, turned the heel and just started the gusset decreases. The cowl hasn’t been touched. Life Update: Today is N’s birthday. I can’t believe he’s 15 years old. The time has … Continue reading

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A Knit From Memory Lane

This is me at age 3 years 4 months according to the information on the back of the photo. That makes this April or May. I have fond memories of playing on this three season porch when we lived there. … Continue reading

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Second Sock Progress

Yesterday The Husband had the day off so we spent time running errands and catching up on a chores. Those chores included getting ready for the rain that arrives today. When I had the opportunity to sit for a few … Continue reading

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WIP Thursday: New England Weirdness

Here I am knitting a warm wool cowl in January. This makes total sense. It’s winter, we just experienced the third (or maybe second) coldest first week of January in recorded time. There is a heap of snow on the … Continue reading

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The Results

The weather people say we got right about a foot of snow. It’s hard to tell with all the blowing and drifting. But the sun is out and all would be well in my world except the stomach bug arrived … Continue reading

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4 Day Weekend!

Yesterday was wild. I knew we were going to have a big snowstorm and since N and H were home I thought a substantial breakfast was in order. Pancakes with butter and real maple syrup! Delicious and guilt-free because of … Continue reading

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