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Printer Ink

A little back story first. We had a printer. The printer got finicky and would display a print head error even though there wasn’t one. We went months without a printer. A new printer was purchased. It ran out of ink. We … Continue reading

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Un-disappeared

Well, it’s been a long time between posts, but here I am. My difficult pregnancy is over and looking back, I realize it was I who made it much more difficult than it should have been. Our darling son Judah … Continue reading

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This Time Yesterday

This was a baby hat. Luckily they are quick to make. I finished the majority of it in the morning. By the time I had it finished, I decided it was too wide and I didn’t like the purl ridges I had incorporated, though I did learn about how the very popular Turn a Square hat by Jarod Flood gets squares in a knit done in the round. Continue reading

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Something New

I’m not a sock knitter. I don’t have a problem with sock knitters the way some other non-sock knitters do. I don’t think it’s a waste of time, I’m just not interested. It’s the reason I’ve never made baby booties … Continue reading

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Where’s my…

I don’t know about you, but I have a knitting cabinet where I store everything. Everything has a place, and still I have a few things I can never find. Three things come to mind. My Tape Measure – Essential … Continue reading

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Accepting

One of the greatest things I have learned from my friend James (not a knitter), was the spirit of gift giving.

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A Place For Everything

Usually, when it comes to my knitting stuff, I have it somewhat all together, especially needles, I hate when I can’t find one size 7 tip, or any size 6’s, or whatever it is I might need. Lately, though, it … Continue reading

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I Invented the Three Needle Bind-Off

Nearly nothing in knitting is new. Read about how I unvented the 3 needle bind-off, Elizabeth Zimmerman style, and check out the video tutorial on how to do learn the conventional way to to preform this bind-off. Continue reading

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Why I Knit, and You?

For the longest while my Ravelry bio said I started knitting when I was expecting our first baby Katie. Though, when I think about this – it’s wrong.  I did a cross stitch while pregnant with her. You know the … Continue reading

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A Prairie Romance

A post, not about knitting, but about my love for the prairies. Continue reading

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