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Stocking the Kitchen

September 26, 2011


Originally, I wanted to name this post, “What’s in your Fridge?” Then I changed fridge to pantry. Realizing that some folks do not have a pantry, I finally settled on the current title. It is amazing how carefully chosen words can make the difference in understanding a writer’s thoughts. Anyway, the reason this post title […]

The Heart in Yarn – Knit Talk 2011/09/25

September 25, 2011

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Last week, I was the guest blogger for Jaybird Designs and wrote a piece about rediscovering crochet. Lately I have been reflecting on what appeal crafting in yarn does not only for me, but for my friends. The last time you saw the above sweater, I left a teaser about it. Well what happened was […]

Love 4 Bunnies

September 19, 2011


It has been just two months since the situation happened. It has also been seven months since Sweet Pea left. One would think my heart is made of ice by the way I keep adopting, but it is not the case. Instead, I know that there are unwanted and unloved rabbit sweethearts who deserve to […]

Security Loses as Arrogance Rears and Kicks

September 7, 2011


Folks may consider my need for privacy a surprise, but I am a firm believer in it. One always needs a place where eyes will not judge what is said, done, and eaten. Security is the wall that privacy depends upon. When security is compromised, bad surprises may happen. For the past few months, I […]

Knitting in the Blue Ridge of Virginia – Knit Talk 2011/09/06

September 6, 2011

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The past three weeks (has it really been THAT long??) have been a solid whirlwind that has kept me spinning like a top. Three Wednesdays ago, I drove from the southeastern side of Virginia, into the state’s southwestern area known as the New River Valley. There I was welcomed into the home of Merike Saarniit, […]