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YA? Why, yes...

Its no secret amongst those who know me that I have a voracious appetite for young adult literature. I’m always on the hunt for the latest and greatest YA novels and if they’re paranormal, even better.  153 more words


Happy Thanksgiving!

The Husband is not here for Thanksgiving and my kids don’t really eat. So we are doing a really chill meal this year consisting of nachos. 214 more words

Knitting Finished Projects

Plucky UKIP dog stops immigrant from taking all our jobs

The people of Rochester and Strood have come together to show their appreciation for an unlikely four legged hero who single handedly prevented an immigrant from taking all our jobs. 224 more words


The Yarn Blob

I cast on for a triangular shawl, got bored with it, increased like a mad-woman, joined the round, through in eyelets wherever I felt like it, switched between st st and garter st and st st and more garter st, and now here she is. 41 more words


Listening to the rain pluck out a tune on the wind chime as I write today. Sometimes it sounds like a doorbell, and sometimes it sounds like the music from… 84 more words

Upside Down Kingdom

Feeling Plucky

Some colleagues suggested I visit Naschmarkt (an open air market) to round out my stay here in Vienna.

I don’t typically do large crowds, but I think I’m up for it.   266 more words


Plucky means "having or showing determined courage in the face of difficulties."

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. 110 more words