Double Done

Two at a time socks – finally off the needles. I’m glad I tried this technique (and gladder I’m finally finished) but I think for me my familiarity and ease of knitting socks on DPNs far out ways the gratification of being done both socks at the same time.

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Triumph

I started doing a scrapbook for my parents for Christmas several years ago. I compile pictures of the family and put them together in one place. Every year I swear I’m going to work on it throughout the year. Every year it’s the last minute and I’m finishing. Tonight, it’s done … except for the…

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November Rain

While technically under a heavy snow fall warning, the text of the forecast specifies “rain at times heavy” over Grand Manan Island. And that is what we have, though the rain has been a bit thick at times. My niece snapped this photo tonight on my iPhone. I love how eery and cold it looks…

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One Month to Go

So today is November 25 or as was cheerfully pointed (by someone who is no doubt ridiculously over organized) “one month ’til Christmas”.   I love a holiday as much as the next person: visits with family and friends; lots of good food; and time off work to wear sweatpants and recuperate. But I’m a…

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