Category Archives: Thankful Thursdays

Three on Thursday, the how-I-knit edition.

I always have trouble coming up with a topic for my three things. Today I will tell you three things about how I knit. When knitting flat stockinette or any kind of ribbing, I use Annie Modesitt’s combination method. My … Continue reading

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It’s turkey day!

This map shows what people are most thankful for in every state https://t.co/WBBoM7ODCP pic.twitter.com/FgZg67wmJ7 — Mother Jones (@MotherJones) November 22, 2017

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Thankful Thursday(s) #4.

Through sheer luck, most of us¬†were born in relatively affluent and free countries. We were able to be educated, to get adequate nutrition, to drink clean water, to have the advantages that a large portion of the earth’s population does … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday(s) #3.

Humor. It is the thing that gets us through the trying moments. There was little or no humor in my home when I was growing up, probably a common situation in the rural Midwest. I was always amazed at the … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday(s) #2.

The Internet. I use it constantly. Email. If I don’t have someone’s email address, I tend to lose touch with them. Blog reading. I use Feedly, which is apparently part of Google ( what isn’t part of Google?). My feeds … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday(s) #1.

My family. Extended family was not particularly important to me when I was younger, but that has changed now that I have my own kids. My two boys keep me amused, and I delight in sending them stuff I think … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday Thursday, the thankful edition.

I already had a post scheduled for Tuesday, so I am doing this on one The Real Day. Ten Things I Am Thankful For. The usuals: family, financial security,¬†relatively good health, the good health insurance that keeps it that way; … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday: the real day edition.

This is a Thanksgiving tradition at our house. Back in the '70s and '80s and '90s we had to rely on KQRS, a Twin Cities radio station, to play it. Which they always did — it was their tradition, too. … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday, the TurkeyDay edition.

I am thankful there are organizations like the Salvation Army out there to help those who need it — to offer a meal, a helping hand, a job, counseling, rehab, a place to sleep, a blanket to keep warm, whatever … Continue reading

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Thursday.

It's NaNoBloPoMo, and that means it is time for… Thankful Thursdays! I did the NaNoBloPoMo thing in 2007 and 2008 and 2009, but I am not going to commit myself this year. Posting will happen when it happens. But I … Continue reading

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