Category Archives: Charity

FO Friday: knitting for others.

It is time for the annual warm clothing drive in our county. Actually, since the drive is sponsored by the state department of tourism, it is probably state-wide. Wisconsin can get cold, yo. Yarn:¬†Fingerlakes Woolen Mill 2-Ply Soft Wool (worsted) … Continue reading

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Whew! That was a lot of knitting.

On Monday I delivered my donated knitting, plus a few other items of warm clothing, to the local drive. There were five hats, one scarf, two pairs of mittens, and two pairs of fingerless mitts. Now I can get back … Continue reading

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But first, some Monday mutterings. Idiot :: hat. Starving :: children in Africa. December :: madness. Choose :: your dreams. Dreams :: not responsible for. Clash :: London Calling. White :: Christmas. Meticulous :: persnickety. Bus :: pass. Insubordination :: … Continue reading

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Knitters come through again.

Awesome. Way to go, knitters! But I have to confess, #1 Son shamed me into my second round of donations. Mom, I gave $150 to Partners in Health today so they can go treat the people being pulled out of … Continue reading

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