Monthly Archives: January 2017

Hue Shift update

Still plugging away at this blanket. Up close, the color combos are not very pretty – but from a distance there is a harmony to it all. 

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Just, just…

I’m at a loss to express how I feel about today, as we usher in our 45th. This isn’t the first president I didn’t respect, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. And this isn’t the first time I’ve … Continue reading

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It’s happened

I have become That Person. I was at work, drinking my coffee and getting ready to start on invoices. And I couldn’t find my glasses. I was frantically searching my desk, but they weren’t in the case, not in my … Continue reading

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Women’s March on Washington

Dropping these off at a local drop site tomorrow! They will be shipped to Washington DC for the march on the 21st. 

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WIP shaming

On my 42nd birthday, I started knitting a Temperature Scarf, along with someone else in my knitting group. I (we) did great, for awhile. For most of the year, actually. But it was difficult to knit a long, wool scarf … Continue reading

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Shuttin’ it down

We get a lot of solicitor calls at my office. All of our incoming calls still go through the front desk so we can screen these out. I know it’s their job, but we are trying to our jobs, too, and … Continue reading

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Tandem

Without an available circular needle, I’m knitting these socks on DPNs. But I can’t quite get over my fear that they won’t match (despite the very clear stripes), so I’m knitting them in tandem, on two sets of DPNs. It … Continue reading

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