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Midsummer Miscellany

 Back around  Christmas I somehow clicked on the wrong button and, poof, we became Amazon Prime members.  That led to the discovery of Acorn, which is a subscription service that gives you streaming access to all sorts of British television, … Continue reading

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A Knitting Project

A coworker is expecting, and I was going crazy waiting for her to find out the baby’s gender so I could knit something.  (Blame it on my grandmothers, but I believe every baby needs something handmade, practicality be damned, and … Continue reading

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Final FO’s of 2014

I don’t know where I’ve been this month.  Working, I suppose, and Christmas shopping, and in the past few weeks a number of family gatherings on all sides of our families.  There was also a fair amount of knitting, so … 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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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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WIP Wednesday (Red Blanket)

This is another Purl Dreams knit in super-soft Cascade Baby Alpaca chunky, in what I hope is a nice gender-neutral red.  Is it dumb to knit a baby blanket in hand-wash only alpaca?  Probably.  And yet I soldier on, because it’s … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday (The Knitting)

Occasionally I remember that this was originally intended to be a knitting blog, and even more rarely I remember to post things like “Work In Progress Wednesday” or “Finish It Up Friday”.  (I still have yet to catch on to … Continue reading

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