Category Archives: this place

At The Mid Point

I know the photo stinks. There is a story without an ending. Sometimes anticipation is exciting. Way back when The Husband was still on active duty in the Air Force we lived in Maine. The second house we lived in … Continue reading

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A Darn Good Sunday

Yesterday was such a nice day. The weather was stellar: high 70’s and sunny. We started the day by taking an excursion to Kimball’s to lay in a supply of ice cream. Has anyone else noticed that their shopping habits … Continue reading

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While Walking

Look! A secret garden? No, not really. It’s part of the conservation land near us. I was pleasantly surprised to see the flowers. They were a bit of sunshine in an otherwise cloudy day. Have you found any surprises lately?

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Ramp Up To Camp My Latest Distraction

Ramp Up To Camp is a KAL being run on Ravelry in the Loopy Groupy forum. I’ve participated in Camp Loopy, a virtual camp for the past 7 summers. It’s a great way to get some projects knit during the … Continue reading

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Confession: I Am A Hoarder

I had to go looking for some yarn today and while I was there I looked for a pattern. See the small plastic tubs on the left. Those contain patterns, knitting books and needles. The big plastic tubs on the … Continue reading

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Blogville Knitters Challenge

Alissa posted a challenge for Blogville: Where is your favorite place to knit? I’ve knit a lot of places. Some really nice like the ocean front condo my parents rented for a few winters when H was little or the … Continue reading

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My Favorite Thing I’ve Made

On any given day at any given time my favorite thing I’ve made could be anything. It’s really more a combination of my mood and the feelings the thing evokes. The above cross stitch picture has been hanging in my … Continue reading

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