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An Early Morning Knit

I admit, I’m a morning person. Always have been. I usually have more energy, can focus better, and get most of my to do list crossed off by early afternoon. 150 more words


WIP Wednesday

We arrived back in the US last week after spending 14 amazing months in Peru (see my other blog, Vida Huancaína, for lots of fun stories and photos from our time there!).  474 more words


Finished Object :: The Mavis Cowl

I finished the Mavis Cowl! I am just in love with it. I wasn’t sure about it at first- the color of the yarn is a little different than I imagined when I bought it, and as pretty as the picture on the pattern was, I didn’t know if I could actually pull it off. 90 more words


I'm in (good) trouble

Last night I went to a kick-off event for the Rock N Roll Marathon in Vancouver in October.  I had every intention to sign up for the 10k run and I felt comfortable thinking about it.   211 more words


Are you afraid of the rain?

It’s bootcamp Saturday!

I made it!  I was there at 8am and did 30min cardio and 30min core.  I felt great.  But I also realized something else… morning workouts are not for me.   646 more words


FO - New Year KAL 2015

I love this sweater!  I’m so glad we did this, everyone!

If you’re new to the blog, this sweater was our New Year’s Knitalong, 2015.  For these knitalongs I try to write as we go, addressing the sticking points of the pattern or project.   276 more words


Blame it on the weather

This weak I slacked off big time.  I missed 2 bootcamp session because the timing with my fiance’s projects was just off the whole week. 395 more words