Category Archives: Charity / Community Service

Purple hats

I made a couple of tiny purple hats for donation. So itsy bitsy! Advertisements

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When the going gets rough

I’ve had a rough few months and figured the best way to keep myself from devolving into a sad puddle of self pity is to focus instead on helping others who are worse off. To that end, I am making … 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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Giving Tuesday

In the spirit of the season and giving back to the community, I and several of my coworkers went to the Pike Place Market Food Bank to volunteer our time. We spent several hours sorting food, gathering donations from local … Continue reading

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Big and small

Those big socks are done and ready for the gift pile. Knit in Trekking XXL. And I started a wee baby hat with some stash yarn, to donate to World Vision at next week’s Stitch n Pitch. I’ll probably make … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday is for the birds

This one is, at least. I’m making bird nests. Why? Because some babies get separated from their parents and need to be rescued. And twig nests don’t survive the washing machine.

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Walking for the cure

What did you do this weekend? Me, I walked. Sixty miles in three days – raising money and awareness for breast cancer, via the Susan G. Komen foundation.  I walked in memory of an aunt, who lost her battle with … Continue reading

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