Monthly Archives: February 2015

All link up.

  The world if you are a dog. Or a cat. Cloned pets. Loyal friend. I need to teach Hannibal The FluffBall Of Doom to do this. Or, I could try this. It's MINE! Drinking on the toadstools. Srsly? Defensive architecture. An architecture joke. I … Continue reading

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Signs in my friend’s bathroom.


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::light bulb moment::

When I was organizing my craft area, I came across a particular type of paint brush I had purchased for some long-forgotten project.     !    VVVVV The real nostepinne lives next to my chair in the living room. The fake … Continue reading

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My love knitting is blue.*

PSA: hand exercises for knitters and crocheters. More. I need to stop linking to silly season knits. Tattoo. Another. The knitting tattoo to end all knitting tattoos. Edible knitting. Icelandic sweater pattern generator. I like the Venn diagrams. Mock cable … Continue reading

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Livin’ in the snow. And lovin’ it. Or not.

Any of you in New England, particularly in the Boston area, may want to look away from this post. Unlike you, we have places to put our snow. A couple weeks ago Smokey was backing his car down the driveway. … Continue reading

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Links are baaaack!

  photo credit: Ugg & Lee – Marketing and Backlinks via photopin (license) The 22 stages of visiting your library. Another library gem. Diastema. The many and varied possible causes of obesity. A different kind of homeschooling. This one is … Continue reading

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Heat wave!

Yes, this IS a heat wave. It was -19˚ F yesterday morning at this time.On the other hand, we are not battling 8 feet of snow. * * * * *  In other news, I got new glasses.

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Socks, socks, and another pair of socks!

Yarn: Trekking XXL in a red/black/brown variegated that I have had for so long it is pre-Ravelry and apparently discontinued, held together with one strand of Knit Picks Essential (now called Stroll) in a deep red color.Needles: Addi Turbo US#2.5 (foot) … Continue reading

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It’s winter carnival time in Luck, WI!

Every year the village north of us has an ice palace during their winter carnival. It — both carnival and palace — are somewhat smaller than the ones in St Paul and elsewhere. St Paul Ice Palace 1992 St Paul … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the anticipation edition.

Ten Things I Am Looking Forward To Right Now. Going to visit Elder Son at the end of the month. Teaching his three little neighbor girls how to knit. Got a couple skeins of bulky yarn and US#10 circs for … Continue reading

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