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Twofer

Maine Mitts, two pairs from a mystery ball.  Advertisements

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Putting this out there

I turn 45 in a couple weeks, and over the summer I decided to start running. I am not a runner.  Really, not a runner. My knees just aren’t up to it, and they let me know pretty quick that … Continue reading

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Camp knitting

On our drive to the hiking trail, I cast on a new sock. I stuffed it into my pack, and knit a few rounds on Saturday as well while we waited for the rain to let up. It’s going to … Continue reading

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26 years (and counting)

The Mr and I celebrated our anniversary this weekend by strapping on a couple of heavy backpacks and hitting the trails.  With all the forest fires in this part of the country, we headed the opposite direction: west out to … Continue reading

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Surprising stripes

I’m on a strict yarn diet while we take care of some needed house repairs, but that’s ok because I maintain a healthy yarn, fiber, and fabric stash for just such emergencies. 🙂  And rather than dip into the most … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

Nearly done with the pink ankle socks. 

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Nevertheless

Last weekend I started spinning a lovely braid of wool/yak, and yesterday I got it washed and set. I haven’t counted yardage yet, but I plan on making a pair of fingerless mitts with the yarn. Just a regular spin … Continue reading

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