Romantic Review

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I’m sure it’s been well established that I’m a big Annie Modesitt fan. So when I was asked to review her newest book, Romantic Hand Knits I jumped at the chance. But I then realized, once I received the book, … Continued

A quicky (hopefully) catch-up.

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Damn Here’s hoping… What I Did on My Summer Vacation – The Condensed Version (Because I’m Afraid That SuckASSho(le)st and All Things Sucky Regarding Computers, Internets, Software, Technology and Stuff in General That Breaks Our Shit and Makes My Head … Continued

GSDYCAS

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aka The Great South Denver Yarn Crawl of Aught-Seven DANGER! Lengthy, picture-heavy post to follow. This will be your only warning As Ruth and I were departing for destinations wooly, the DH asked his usual (assish) question, “So, when will … Continued

The FO That Almost Wasn’t

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Having been blocked the afternoon before, it was supposed to occur Sunday, sometime between the scheduled afternoon nap and dinner. But Saturday morning the DH killed the vacuum cleaner. Killed it. Dead. As in one minute he’s vacuuming his little … Continued

Just Breathe…

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I’ll just be under the bed if anyone need me, mkay? Thank you, everyone, for you thoughtful words of encouragement and comfort regarding Sassy. Let me tell ya, today I’m feeling a million times the fool for getting all worked … Continued

Wee & A Little Bit Twee

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Eve’s Rib Baby Socks Pattern: Cable Rib Socks from Better than Booties Baby Socks by Ann Budd Yarn: Knitpicks Essential superwash merino in Burgundy; leftovers…approx. 1/4 ball if that Needles: US size 1 [2.25 mm] bamboo DPNs Mods/Comments: The pattern … Continued

Before the Parade Passes By…

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And here I bet you thought last week was it, huh? Wrong! Another Effed-Oh! Stats: Felted Roman Socks aka Udones Pattern: Plain toe-up (Turkish cast-on) in garter stitch; 60% heel Yarn: 4 (KFYS) Balls [50gm/231 yds. each] Knitpicks Palette in … Continued

You only have yourselves to blame

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You were cautioned you the day before yesterday, so if you’ve fainted from utter amazement and disbelief, it’s your own damned fault, cuz, guess what kids? That’s right, we’ve got another Effed Oh! Stats: Pattern: Kitty Pi from Wendy Knits … Continued

About a Boy

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When does Sunday morning find you up and out of bed, dressed in something other than jammies or sweats and freezing your ass off in the 7:30 am June gloom drizzle? What draws you there, wearing pinchy heels, and forces … Continued

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