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Just like arnica, yarn is good for what ails you!

I wanted to start fresh. It’s a new year (summer) but still, a new year. Plus I’ve been aching to knit and crochet lately. I have way too many projects underway. 243 more words



So there I was, traipsing through Porter Square without a care in the world.  I had just taken part in a clinical study, which left me with $50 burning a hole in my pocket.  281 more words

Mothballin' Monday

Men's knitting roundup #10

It’s been several months since we peeked into the latest men’s knitwear designs. Let’s go exploring…. Today we’re all about color.

Looking for new men’s designs can sometimes be an exercise in despair—frankly, most of what I see is either awfully frumpy or is really designed for women and has been questionably tagged for men. 272 more words


Friday Catch-up!

Happy to say it’s Friday!  The weekend is upon us and time to have some much needed relaxation, or time to get things done around the house and; don’t forget to wish those dad’s in your life a Happy Father’s Day! 140 more words

A Small Break From The Garden...

I’ve started a bunch of things, nothing new there. It’s hard to focus when the garden calls. Hard to stay awake at night after an evening spent working outside. 130 more words


Celestine Star with funny knobbly Noro

Hello little sad, neglected blog! Life has been a bit busy of late but I have been crocheting away on a number of secret projects, all of which will be revealed in due course. 266 more words

Socks. And Mint Tea.

Oh, happy feet! Just look at this colourful sockage!

(Let’s just gloss over what the Stoic Spouse said about my sanity when he found me lying on my back on the hard tiled floor, crunched upwards in order to photograph my own feet.) 371 more words