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Odds & (Week)ends #18

My week in pictures

It’s been a slow week 😐

Odds and Sods

  • I’ve been re-listening to some old Acquisitions Inq D&D podcasts this week. The stuff when Wil Wheaton guests is comedy gold.
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Polymath Enthusiasms

Tea Time: Part 1

Good Afternoon/Morning/Night!

How is everyone today?

Time to get your tea and relax.

Let’s start off with a question.

What is your favorite tea you start the day with? 300 more words


Slide Fast - Slide Far!

Oh the joy of that fast ride.  The cold wind rushing past as the snow kicks up in your face, whew…

I watched a father and young son slide in our park.  416 more words

Family Focus


January was a busy month with lots happening and lots of knits finished and worn.   I finished a pair of Podster Gloves for my son.  They are a little on the big side but he is still growing and I imagine by next winter they will be just right.   112 more words

February 1960: Chic cap and mitts

February’s project was pretty simple: a crocheted cap and “mitts” with a cute bobble pattern. I couldn’t decide on the colour (lavender or purple) and didn’t have quite enough of either to make both cap and mitts, so I ended up making the cap twice and using up leftovers of both colours plus a little extra of a different purple yarn to finish the mittens. 219 more words


Inspiration: I Wanna Hold Your Hand

Happy Valentine’s Day!

I hope you’re having a lovely one!  Maybe you’re eating some chocolate or sipping on a mimosa.  Or maybe you’ve treated yourself to some nice flowers, or, since you’re a knitter, you’re going to go splurge on a lovely new skein of yarn.  269 more words


Just Thrumming Along

While watching the Canadian Men’s Snowboarders take both the SILVER and the BRONZE MEDALS Saturday night, I was keeping my hands busy trying a new pattern and new technique – thrumming. 445 more words