Monthly Archives: November 2010

Ten on Tuesday, cyber Monday Tuesday edition.

Ten Favorite Place for Online Shopping. Webs. Knit Picks. The Loopy Ewe. eBay. Amazon. My library's online catalog. It's exactly like shopping, but free. Ravelry. Ditto. Um. Duh. Clearly, I do not do enough shopping online.

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Talking cats play pattycake.

What they were really saying…

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Next time, take the train. Reasoned analysis of TSA scanning technology. Do you get enough vitamin D? This actually could apply to a lot of things. Are you sure you want to get married, guy? * * * * * … Continue reading

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National Buy Nothing Day.

Found here. In celebration of the day I am cancelling my Delta AirMiles American Express card, which they sent me in 2009 when Northwest Airlines merged into Delta (I had/have a Visa card that collected NW frequent flyer miles), which … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday, the TurkeyDay edition.

I am thankful there are organizations like the Salvation Army out there to help those who need it — to offer a meal, a helping hand, a job, counseling, rehab, a place to sleep, a blanket to keep warm, whatever … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday.

This is purportedly a knitting blog, right? So I should show you what I'm knitting, right? Right! I am in the midst of the inner mittens of the Diaphonous Mittens. I worked on them in the car on the way … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the Thanksgiving edition.

Ten Things I Like About Thanksgiving Gravy*.  Mashed potatoes*. Dressing*. Turkey*. Pumpkin pie. Apple pie (optional). Having the family together. I don't even want to think about what it says about me that this is #7 and is preceded by … Continue reading

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FO Friday (cont.).

I put up yesterday's post, then realized I had forgotten the biggest project that I had just finished. Tonight Smokey and I are going to a baby shower, and this is what I knit for the baby boy who will … Continue reading

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FO Friday.

Time to catch you up on my knitting. First, a couple hats:   (left, my last hat for the homeless) Yarn: Knit Picks Wool of the Andes, Thyme, and some anonymous camel-colored wool worsted. Total 56 grams, 123 yards.Needles: Addi … Continue reading

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Knitting retreat w/ CPE.

Once again it is time for the annual 2-day tax conference in Minneapolis. I have my knitting (2 projects), I have my iPod (fully charged and loaded with an audiobook), and I am ready to go. Catch ya on the … Continue reading

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