Monthly Archives: January 2014

Yarn Along 2014: Week 5

A day late and a dollar short as my grandparents would’ve said.   I had mental plans to post yesterday, and then I was caught up in all the snow day madness that I just had to give up.  My kids … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 4

Thank goodness for long weekends. This weekend, Thing 2 had a hockey tournament in Nashville, Tennessee.   This is about a 7 hour drive from our house (440 miles).  Along the way, the time zone changes, too, but I’m not exactly … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 3

Tonight I had dinner with a dear friend from Girl Scout camp.  She and her family were spending the night here before flying on to a Caribbean vacation.  It was lovely to see J and her girls and her husband.  … Continue reading

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Word for the year

Last year, following the plan of my friend Heather, I chose a word for the year: Prepare.   I’ve been spending some time thinking about a good word for this year.  My first thought was “unpack,” but I didn’t like the … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 2

I’m Yarning Along with Ginny again this week.   I’m still working on the pink socks.  I’ve also been browsing cowl patterns to use with the Imagination I picked up in the Knit Picks sale.  I need to photograph all the … Continue reading

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Back in the kitchen

Today I cooked the first real dinner in our house since I think December 20th.   We got back in town on Friday.  That night we had pizza from Costco that was in the freezer (when we decide to get one … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2014: Week 1

I have no idea if Ginny is posting today.  I’m posting from my phone in a hotel that doesn’t offer free wireless (and we’re too cheap to pay $13 per day for it).  I still have data bandwidth (??) available, … Continue reading

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