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The Year I Tried to Make All My Presents

Have  I ever told you about the year I decided to make all my presents? I was very new to knitting and crocheting, but totally in love with doing it and imagining all the great things I could make for my loved ones. 608 more words

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The other day, we passed the four months to Christmas mark.  Have you started your knitting yet?  I HAVE.  I have plans, upon plans.  I made a… 395 more words


Today is the first of September, the second best month of the year. I love autumn, even though in the place I now call home autumn is unpredictable and can easily be mistaken for winter. 351 more words


Father’s Day

Source: Susan Anderson’s Smooth Operator Socks

Father’s Day is celebrated on the first Sunday in September in Australia and New Zealand, and while the actual day varies depending on where you are, the more popular (northern hemisphere) day is around June. 479 more words


WIP Wednesday

Again, I must apologise to my regular readers for the lateness of today’s post. As you know, I write my blog first thing in the morning before Mischief and Mayhem become completely uncontrollable and I can manage half an hour where I can avert my eyes freom the chaos.  583 more words


Mid-Summer Funsies

I finished something today!  Wooot!  I’ve been on kind of a summer schedule for a little while now…out playing on my bike, enjoying the sunshine, playing Pokemon Go (ack) and occasionally dealing with concerns of real life, and it feels like my knitting has been going really slowly (even though I know its not a race). 290 more words

Sometimes this is all that is needed

I wrote a post that disappeared so lets try this again…

Recently a friend of mine received some devastating news. So in attempts to show her she’s loved, cared for, and has support I decided to make her a gift. 153 more words