Category Archives: Those crazy holidays

Knitter’s Conundrum

When I was little and I didn’t feel well my mother would give me weak milky tea. As I got older I never took to drinking coffee and tea had that being sick connotation. Just this past week I’ve been … Continue reading

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Thursday Things

Yesterday was pie baking day in preparation for Thanksgiving. I baked first a pumpkin pie. I then followed it up with an apple pie because everyone should get a choice for dessert. Today my family and I will spend the … Continue reading

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There Aren’t Words

I finally finished the evil stocking yesterday and immediately plunged it into water then laid it out flat to dry. I think the candy canes are off by a row or two but I don’t care. It’s done and I … Continue reading

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An Assortment Of Things

When shopping yesterday at the checkout I spotted these jumping beans and had to bring them home. I have fond memories of these from when I was a kid. I though my kids would get a kick out of them. … Continue reading

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Always Trying

The Husband and I spent some time yesterday (he only got half the day off) running all those annoying errands that involve running from store to store to town hall to store where you only need like 5 minutes in … Continue reading

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Thrift Shop Find

I’m one of those people who rarely has their shit together. I tend to be running around at the last minute trying to throw things together or get things done. When I was at the thrift store I spotted this … Continue reading

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Monday Q&A on Halloween

Have you ever had Milky Way cake?  No. Now I have to find out what it is! Have you ever had blueberry cookies with cardamom? No. Another recipe search. Have you seen Sugar Knits Chunky Moss Cowl on Ravelry? No. … Continue reading

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