Back In The Day

Sometime after I had graduated from a scarf (my first one was never finished) and a blanket (a pattern I was trying to make up as I went and again, was never finished) I started making matching hats and scarfs for my family.  I believe my younger sister will tell you that the hat I…
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Look, A Finished Project!

I was talking to some men not of my generation a few days ago when one of them mentioned that I have a knitting blog.  This gentleman looked at me and said something along the lines of, "what’s it about?"  "Knitting," I replied.  Clearly, this was not the answer he was looking for.  I don’t think…
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Remember Me?

Hi, remember me?  I’m the woman who used to blog here on a semi-regular basis.  Lots has been going on lately but I don’t feel like I can coherently put all of it down.  "So, let me ‘splain.  No, there is no time, let me sum up." I feel like I’ve been running around like a…
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ADD Knitting

  I’m starting to wonder if perhaps I wouldn’t finish something if I actually knitted solely on that project.  I am feeling very ADD with my knitting lately.  I’m also feeling like absolutely nothing is getting done.  Am I the world’s slowest knitter or what?!  Here’s a short list of what I have going on (a.k.a.…
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Peace Out, Man

My daughter’s school had a concert last week, and the theme was Flower Power.  The kids were supposed to dress up in bellbottoms and tie dyed shirts.  What’s a crafty mom to do?  Make bellbottoms out of ripped jeans, of course!  I remembered hearing about some of my Mom’s friends who, back in the day,…
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