Monthly Archives: November 2012

Election day excitement

Just me, a glass of wine, a couple episodes of 30 Rock on Netflix, my spinning wheel, and the rest of the blue merino / silk fiber, with the occasional glance at the news channels to see how the votes … Continue reading

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And then there were two

The recipient of these leg warmers happens to have two legs, so I cast on the second last night and knit it up to the same place as the first – which is roughly halfway. I need to add a … Continue reading

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Friday I took a much-needed day off to take care of a long list of errands that just can’t be done on the weekends, and Saturday was completely consumed with KnitFit!, where I took a couple of classes and bought … Continue reading

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Social retardia

I’m not sure how to feel about a brother who announces big, life-changing events on social media sites rather than call his family first. They announced their engagement that way, and my sister flipped a gasket. The resulting hurt feelings … Continue reading

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As I was knitting along on the rosy pink fingerless mitts during my commute this morning, I glanced up and saw the traveler across from me working on a pale pink baby blanket. She’d been digging around in her carry-on … Continue reading

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