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the craft gene

My daughter likes to craft. She made glasses the out of paper. She made a paper penguin. and she made a stuffed toy monster The paper things she made without any direction or guidance from me.   The stuffed toy, … Continue reading

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woman cave?

A few weeks ago I took the kids to NYC while my husband stayed home, worked and took care of the pets.  This weekend my husband took the kids to West Virginia while I stayed home, worked and took care … Continue reading

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a road trip to NYC

I took the kids to New York City for three days to visit family. That definitely isn’t the skyline of good ol’ Camp Hill PA in the background there. While in NYC we got cupcakes at Cafe Magnolia.     … Continue reading

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almost there

The knitting is finished on my Aidez Cardigan (free pattern on the Berroco site). All that needs done is the sewing up. Sewing up always surprises me in how long it takes. I’ve also discovered a pleasant surprise in that … Continue reading

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blooming 9 patch day 3

It is starting to bloom.  I don’t think I’ll be able to get a row done per day after this point.  It is starting to get too big. I’m excited that the colors are starting to blend together better.

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A blooming nine patch and a Panda Silk DK Shawl

I’m not doing anything original right now.  I’m following other people’s patterns. For knitting, I started another Panda DK Silk Shawl.  I’ve made one already in Noro Silk Garden Sock. It wasn’t in colors that I normally gravitate to, but … Continue reading

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Kindle cover

I got a kindle for my birthday.  I’m excited that I can download pdf knitting patterns to my kindle and hopefully get a handle on the paper monster that is threatening to overtake my knitting bag and house. I’m toying … Continue reading

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