Monthly Archives: February 2016

Happy heart day!

How to upscale an old sweater… for V’day.    

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Speaking of stabby…

Knit your, er, um, pet a sweater. A bigger one. Then knit something for an Afghan child. Words from The Dowager. The male of the species is not immune from the silly. Understanding animal fiber: an educational post. Gimli, son … Continue reading

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Colorful links.

Why our essentials keep getting more expensive and our toys keep getting cheaper. HT to gayle – thanks! Another one from gayle — Shakespeare in the original accent. When traveling, do not use your South Sudanese passport. Alternatives to the … Continue reading

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Blog will go on hiatus until after Tuesday, April 5. That is the day of the election for various non-partisan offices in Wisconsin, and the day that the voters of District 4, Polk County, will decide who they want to … Continue reading

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Fairly nice knitting links.

The beauty of yarn… in all media. Let’s guess how many ends this knitter had to weave in. Be a Real Woman: get stabby. Oops. Sir Isaac Newton… with yarn. Oh, yeah. Rams, the movie. Hat tip to Mary Jo — … Continue reading

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