Monthly Archives: November 2013

Thankful Day 22

I am thankful that my cousin has narrow feet. I just realized that I’ve knit her socks over an inch too long.  I really should’ve been patient and “tinked” back all the rows, but I just pulled the needles out … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2013: Week 47

Well, I remembered to take pictures early in the day for the yarn along, but now it’s late at night and I don’t want to stay up too late writing.  My thankful posts have basically ceased, too.  Sorry, readers. I’m … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2013: Week 46

Today was a busy day.  Well, it was busy once I got up; I had a lovely lie-in this morning.  After lunch, I had a block of errands I wanted to run: we needed more herbs and spices and I … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 12

I’m thankful for snow.  My kids basically grew up in Phoenix (Thing 1 spent his first year in Connecticut, but he doesn’t remember it).  Snow’s always been something they visit, and most years they don’t even get to do that.  … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 11

It’s Veterans Day here in the US.  I know I won’t be able to name all the veterans in my life, but here’s a short list: Gordon Smith James Nathanael Eugene Philip John Tim And so many more.  Thank you … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 10

Whoa.  Missed several days there. That kid in the back jersey in the face off?  That’s Thing 2. I’m thankful for ice hockey.  I’m thankful for the physical outlet it gives the boys, the lessons in sportsmanship and interpersonal relationships, … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 7

Please note: the days are by the calendar numbers, not how many days of thankfulness I’ve done.  I need low expectations.  Thanks for understanding. This is not the best picture.  I probably should’ve looked up some advice on how to … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2013: Week 45

Even though Ginny isn’t hosting a yarn along this week because they welcomed the seventh child to their family, I’m still going to post. Look familiar?  I’ve ripped this little vest back about 4 times now.  This last time it … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 5

No picture today.  I’d basically decided to skip today until bedtime.  Now I can say that I’m thankful for my electric blanket.  I used it tonight to warm the sheets and my jammies before getting into bed.  I am thankful … Continue reading

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Thankful Day 4

I am thankful for warm drinks.  While that’s not actually Bhakti Chai in the mug (it’s decaf Tazo), I like this mug because it’s thick and holds heat nicely.   I am thankful we are able to buy milk and chai … Continue reading

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