Category Archives: Kids & Pets

Knitting & snowing

My Eco Vest is coming along nicely – working on the left front. While the cat and I watch it snow. It started pretty suddenly and is accumulating quickly; it’s light and dry, very small flakes. So pretty!

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FTP Syndrome

Yea verily – I suffer mightily from FTP Syndrome. Whenever I am faced with cooking or preparing some sort of foodstuff, there is this urge, this drive, to¬†Fill The Pot. For years this served me well (it also served our … Continue reading

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Show time!

Yeah, it’s been quiet on the blog – but far from it inside my head. You see, I went a little crazy a couple months ago and signed up for way more shows (street fairs/bazaars/craft shows) than I normally do … Continue reading

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Soap, walk, purr, knit, spin

That about sums up the last few days. Had a lovely, relaxing Mother’s Day. It’s super busy right now – I’m in full-on production mode with my soap biz, gearing up for summer shows (first one is in less than … Continue reading

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Walking & gardening

For sure, it would be faster if I just ran. Too bad my knees would explode (sadly, that’s a literal possibility) – but I can still walk, and for that I’m grateful. My hips and knees are not going quietly, … Continue reading

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Not on the packing list

We recently restarted our subscription to Full Circle, and our weekly box of organic produce was waiting for me when I got up this morning. I was just putting the last of it into the fridge and turned around to … Continue reading

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Cat nap

I set my knitting down and Amelia decided it made a good pillow.

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Of snakes and socks

Our middle son is staying with us this week while he is between apartments, and brought his pet with him – an albino corn snake. He’s just a baby, and is gorgeous. I got to hold him for awhile. Amelia … Continue reading

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Time capsule

The Girl has decided she wants to change rooms, to move into what was the boys’ room. It’s larger, and has better light (TWO windows!). The room needs to be repainted – it’s been sixteen years with two boys living … Continue reading

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Sitting and knitting

I don’t have much time to do that right now, but that doesn’t take away the desire – and it’s evident by my recent activities. Yesterday I popped into my LYS (“So Much Yarn“) and took advantage of their anniversary … Continue reading

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