Monthly Archives: November 2014

It’s Not About the Birds

It was a quiet, gray day, though a little on the warm side for this time of year.  With a nor’easter forecast for tomorrow, we decided to use our afternoon off to take a walk.  We’re fortunate to live not … Continue reading

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The Red Baby Blanket

The other thing I shipped off to Steph was the red baby alpaca blanket I’d been knitting.  None of the pictures I took really captured the color but trust me, it’s red.  I went with red because a) it was … Continue reading

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Maine Baby Quilt

I make no secret of the fact that high school was, hands down, the worst 4 years of my life.  One best friend left for private boarding school, and then another drifted away; a more subtle exit, but no less … Continue reading

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Where I Tally It Up and Ruin Some Socks

On Tuesday I trotted myself back to the doctor – not my regular one, of course, because God forbid my actual PCP see me, but another physician in her practice.  A MALE doctor, in fact, which I normally refuse to … Continue reading

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Tales from the Couch

It’s 3:30 am on a Tuesday and I have self-diagnosed myself with the plague.  Or bronchitis. And/or a sinus infection.  I haven’t slept for more than an hour straight in days, and “sleeping” means “propped up on the couch”.  My … Continue reading

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