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Beauteous, Bountiful, Botanical Blue!

Today is our last day in New Jersey before heading back home to thawing Maine. I’ve heard from friends that the snow is disappearing, grass is finally showing in spots, and the flowers are even beginning to pop up out of the cold earth, but I’m still thoroughly enjoying my last moments in the peak of hot New Jersey spring. 385 more words


TEST KNIT - Haruni Plus - Finished

My Test Knit of the Haruni Plus shawl for Emily Ross is finished, and after blocking it in half (not enough space to block it as I usually do) I needed to take some photos, so here they are. 20 more words


Angel Cowl

So I finally finished this cowl which I started way back in July of last year. It came out huge!!! I can wrap it around my neck 4 times without any problems, this is definitely going to get a lot of use next winter. 7 more words


Knitting in the Sunshine

Yesterday was a gloriously sunny day near 60 degrees F, a joyful treat after a long, cold, lingering winter. Since we are visiting my parents in New Jersey, I haven’t been sewing. 287 more words


Surprises From Swindon

When showing up to watch our precious grandson, Little Man (LM), on Friday, he was so excited to show off the surprise presents which he’d received from his great-grandma Joycie and Mary, her best friend since they were 16. 245 more words

Cast On in a Different World

Yesterday morning, we left snowy Maine on one of the first warm (40 degrees F) days of spring. Snow still covered almost all surfaces, and the snow was still knee deep in many drift-collecting spots. 178 more words