Category Archives: Silliness

An easy knock-off post.

Compassionknit’s ten questions: *Have you had a hostess cupcake knock off? There are knock offs? *Have you heard of rolled ice cream?  (Thai origin?) Nope. I live in the hinterlands. The nearest Thai food of any type is a good 50 miles … Continue reading

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Happy first day of April!

Image photo credit: melina1965 10 – Paris, Rue de la Perle, Cohabitation via photopin (license) Medford police mounted patrol. A compendium of Google 4/1 jokes. Knitter’s jackpot!  

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Daily chuckle.

From Michael Perry’s latest book.

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Cooking tip from a knitter.

I learned this from someone else on the internet, don’t remember who. But I have several of these metal needle gauges that I do not use because I much prefer the sturdy plastic ones from Knit Picks. They now have … Continue reading

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For your amusement.

I was supposed to be at a tax training class today (ditto yesterday) but we are snowed in (at least 6″ of the white stuff) and waiting for our plow guy to release us. We amuse ourselves in various ways, … Continue reading

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Yves the cat.

This is a cat unlike any cat I have ever been owned by or encountered. He just sits there, unperturbed, watching with bored interest whatever his assistant (sometimes referred to, erroneously, as “owner”) does to him. A commenter once asked … Continue reading

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Sunday giggles, or, The problem of male dogs.

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Apropos of nothing except cold.

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S.A.B.L.E.

I started an analysis of my knitting future a while back. This is the kind of thing math geeks do for fun. Download stash from Ravelry into an Excel s/s. Total up the “yards remaining” column. (140,000, more or less) … Continue reading

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Nonsense, Patricia.

This has been sitting on my desktop for seven months. Time to publish! (Can you tell I am running a bit low on blog material?)

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