Monthly Archives: January 2014

It’s two-fer Friday.

There is just way too much happening not to post today. None of it is earth-shaking, but hey, that’s what blogs are for, right? Minutiae? photo credit: j.edward ferguson via photopin cc Thing 1. Smokey was scheduled for knee replacement … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the winter edition.

The view out my windshield on a Saturday earlier this winter. Ten Things I Like About Winter. The clothes. I much prefer layering to a t-shirt and shorts. The food, Comfort food, like soups and roasted root vegies and crockpot … Continue reading

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I read another excellent book: Until Tuesday : a Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him by Luis Carlos Montalván. I think I probably requested it because it was about a dog, but it turned out to be about … Continue reading

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It’s a Sunday in January and it is snowing. So, what’s new with you?

Vex :: Hex. Ghost :: Spirit.  Detail :: Devil is in them. Furthers :: No, farther. Foxy :: Vixen. Hybrid :: Prius. Maximum :: Prime. Wonderful :: Wonderful. Munch :: SVU. Organize :: I really should… * * * * … Continue reading

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Links in the bleak midwinter.

photo credit: stevie.gill via photopin cc How to knit cables. Tournament of books.  Special for nerd: movie quotes depicted in charts. What that net neutrality court decision means (long read). 34 two-ingredient recipes. Meryl Streep is such a good sport. "Can … Continue reading

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Knitting, reknitting, mending, frogging.

Toward the end of last year I made a pair of fingerless gloves for a friend from some llama yarn she had acquired. Her dog chewed one. I fixed it.  The fixed one looks a little different than the first … Continue reading

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  At the risk — too late! too late! — of offending everyone who is shivering right now, I must proclaim that I am loving this winter.  I fully admit that my enjoyment is made possible by a number of … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the breakfast edition.

My breakfast choices have narrowed considerably since I went gluten-free, so I am going to cover both old and current choices. Ten Favorite Things To Eat For Breakfast. (now, winter) Oatmeal with apple chunks. 1/2 cup regular oatmeal, 1 cup … Continue reading

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Sunday random.

Voice :: activated. Counter :: sales. Marked :: man. Loving :: cuddle. Coat :: fur. Pounce :: cat. Dehydrate :: tomatoes. Desire :: in the elms. Concern :: related. Broth :: chicken. * * * * * Now for the … Continue reading

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