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Oh hello, and nearly goodbye, September...

I thought that by going back to a physical workplace after telecommuting for the last four years, I’d magically have more time. I know that’s not how things actually work scientifically, but I generally get more done the busier I am, and some of my best/most complicated/largest projects have happened when I was working more than full-time and/or more than one job and didn’t know up from down. 397 more words

Knitting

They say hindsight is 20/20

I’m inclined to agree. I did something stupid, which resulted in something that hasn’t happened since I was little and the extent of my knitting expertise was a spool. 278 more words

Knitting

soon it will be winter and I'll have to knit

You remember this was going to be a busy year with birthdays? It has been, and there’s another zero-ending one in the offing. Then we can breathe for a while before the usual slew of “not zero or anything particularly special” birthdays continues unabated. 316 more words

Knitting

It's not working


The hexipuffs were doing the trick until we had a cold snap. Now, with freezing fingers and warm thoughts, I cast on a pair of fingerless mittens.

Hexipuff count: 8/600

Knitting

An Attempt at Self-Medicating

My nasty case of Startitis hasn’t ceased. I no sooner cast off a pair of socks then I cast on another pair, another newborn cardigan, a CAL project, and a blanket. 383 more words

Knitting

Howdy, Stranger

Hi there! Long time no see. I’d like to pretend it hasn’t been a little over two months, maybe include a witty comment like ‘time only exists on your wrist’, or maybe brush it off with an exciting anecdote of something that has earned my attention for 84 days. 607 more words

Knitting

Old faithful

One of the things I have learned about myself over the years is that when it comes to crafting, I am not a very loyal person. 1,142 more words

Crafting