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Fixating on Improvement

2, December 2016

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People often try to better their lives at least once. For some like me, obtaining near perfection (because reaching that goal is truly unrealistic) is an obsession that rears its ugly head in various forms. The induced stress can make or break our minds. If we can direct the stress to positive channels, great! But […]

Kicking off the ModeKnit Yarns Corset KAL

23, June 2016

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Because I saw that a couple of folks had not received their yarn yet, I thought I could start the Corset KAL on a slight delay. I had cast on and finished Chart A with two (2) rows of Chart B. I did knit this pattern ahead to see how certain changes might work for […]

Staying Sane While Wrangling Nests

2, February 2014

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Lately I have been busy, but then again, aren’t all of us? There are a number of work projects on my plate that I cannot discuss at the moment, yet here are a few things that I can share: 1. The ganache from the Madhuja‘s recipe Chocolate Pomegranate Truffles on Food52 which I use to […]

SomeBunnies Spoiled the Bunnies and Me

25, January 2014

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**Adapted from my post in Ravelry’s Bunny Rabbit Lovers group.** I’m absolutely thrilled to be showing Heather‘s package that BFF picked up on Thursday at the PO Box. (It turned out when we checked on Wednesday, they did not put the package in our box, hrmph…) So here I am with SlytherBun in my office […]

Adventures in 2011

30, December 2011

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When I last posted here, I had no idea four weeks could go by so quickly. In that span of time my sister gave birth to a tiny baby girl, I met up with my favorite knitting groups for our holiday parties, spent about two weeks in baking cookies (that is one biiiiiig post), and […]

My Place of Peace

4, November 2010

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June 1st, 2016 Note: This past entry was originally posted as “Words Fail Me” on the “On the Road to STITCHES” blog for the Knitting Universe. It is a continuation that describes one of my visits to my daughter’s godparents’ home. As before, when we turned the car onto the winding path leading to Anna’s […]