Category Archives: this place

Settling Or Unsettled?

Well Myles has adjusted to all our household disruptions. He’s decided that the chair and afghan are his. I keep finding him napping all comfortably tucked in by the Christmas tree. I’m feeling at loose ends. I haven’t knit in … Continue reading

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This Recipe Is A Keeper

After more than a few disappointments trying recipes from Pinterest I am thrilled to have found a really good cookie recipe. They’re called Soft Chocolate Sugar Cookies. Unfortunately I didn’t have any espresso powder but I don’t think it was … Continue reading

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I’ve Got Things To Say

WTF is going on? My people spent all day moving stuff around. They moved my bed! I’m worried, frazzled and just plain confused. I’ve been sticking close by and listening to the chatter. They talk about new bedroom, relocating the … Continue reading

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FO On Monday: A Gift Edition

I’m sure we’ve all had that conversation. You’re crafting in public and some well meaning person suggests that you could make a lot of money selling your items at the farmers market or on Etsy. Normally I’ll just chuckle and … Continue reading

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The Places You’ll Go

Yesterday was the final cross country meet. N traveled with the team to NY, NY on Friday. They visited Times Square for dinner. It was a great way to cap the season. The Husband and I got up at 5AM … Continue reading

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Black Friday Quiz

The photo is our Thanksgiving centrepiece. A gingerbread kit from Trader Joe’s that The Husband put together while I put together the meal. It’s looking a little rough around the edges since H and N had to give it a … Continue reading

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Happy Thursday Or Thanksgiving, Your Choice

Whichever you choose, I hope you have a great day. I will be spending the day quietly at home with my family. The photo is from 2014 when a flock of wild turkeys traveled through my mother’s neighborhood. It was … Continue reading

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