Author Archives: kmkat

Happy Mother’s Day to everyone who mothers a child. Or ever did. Or who might someday.

Things I did not get for Mother’s Day: Giraffe-favored lollipops A dishwasher that does windows Moon rock earrings Smoke alarm that plays the Notre Dame fight song Jacket made of meerkat pelts Durian perfume Bed O’ Nails® mattress Happy Mom’s … Continue reading

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Links in the night.

You may be able to use this someday. A very important message. Tradition. Okay, imma gonna drown you with Caucasian Scriptures: Subtitles rock. Get real. Get real redux. Pretending. Granny. Who knew? Correlation. America vs. Oz. Science. 1870. Comeback. Smart … Continue reading

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Knitting links. (What a boring title.)

.0739 miles of sportweight yarn = 130 yards. “Fear not the harsh winter with the cloak made from soft and fluffy wool.” …but I hate pink. Tips for traveling.

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Ælbelskiver dinner!

Æbleskiver (Danish pronunciation: [ˈɛːbləˌsɡiːwɐ], [singular: æbleskive]) are Danish snacks that are spherical in shape. The name literally means apple slices in Danish, although apples are not usually an ingredient in present-day versions. Somewhat similar in texture to European pancakes crossed with a popover or Yorkshire pudding, æbleskiver are solid like a pancake … Continue reading

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May the fourth be with you.


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Three on Thursday.

Three things I do when Smokey is gone (which doesn’t happen very often). Netflix and knit. I watch things that I don’t think he would enjoy. Midsomer Murders if I want something light, You if I want something dark. Others … Continue reading

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Knitting is for everyone. No exceptions.

It’s a glitch in the space-time continuum. Superstition. Pattern?

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Yay, me!

I spent Friday night and Saturday at my congressional district Democratic convention. I will not bore you with all the details, except to say that my team of candidates — which included me running for treasurer — swept the ticket. … Continue reading

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Swinging into the links.

It lives under the fridge via “my brain is like seventeen squirrels on crack.” I have been remiss in not linking to Chris’s links.

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A story of my lake.

Last weekend I got an email from a man who used to have a cabin on our lake. He sent the following anecdote to be published in our lake newsletter. He originally wrote it in a letter to his brother … Continue reading

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