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One Sock Down

Admittedly I probabably should have chosen an easier pattern for my first full fledged sock but here I am, done with the first Smocked Guernsey Sock. 104 more words


Friends are like circular needles

Like a knitted Cast On to your circular needles you create a chain. A long chain of life’s events, your up’s and your down’s. Chains filled with your youth, friendships, adulthood, marriage, and family. 164 more words

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Feeling Cheesy

Surprised by my husband, totally side railed, I had no idea that he had been working on a new novel. He said he had a present for me and as ridiculous as it sounds I thought he was playing.   178 more words

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Is it Ever to Late to Follow a Trend?

When your a lone knitter you have to find out on your own what’s going on in the crafting world. Which brings me to why I started reaching out via social media. 287 more words

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Knits: WIP, aka my knit hiatus?

After I finished my knitting project/gift for a friend, (which you can see here) I lost my mojo.

I have no idea why, maybe I just burnt out from knits and purls? 184 more words


Rockin' the Dino

What an exciting year as we welcome a little one, my nephew, into the family after 8 years. The joy he has brought into our lives is over whelming.

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Finals Are Done! Knitting...Well, more next week...

Four rows this week…understandable, considering, well, final exams. Nothing too hard, but nothing too easy, either…only a cumulative essay and a test over the last book I barely finished, a strong desire to read and knit for pleasure and a portfolio to finish for a class in which the final exam consists of meeting for food–and since none of us are certain of our standing…50% of our grade is our final portfolio, we all showed up, ate food and listened to a story–a fascinating story. 350 more words