Category Archives: b-side

Long overdue, but welcome

I have finished B-Side, and I love it. Pattern: B-Side by Laura Chau Yarn: 10 skeins of Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool, color 09 (verdigris) from the fabulous Joan, and used all but a little bit Size knit: 48 inches Mods: … Continue reading

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Finishing up

Some things are over around these parts. On the chance you can’t read it, that little sign he’s holding says Last Day of Kindergarten. That’s right, the little monkey is a first grader. (In addition, Meyer, his first school, is … Continue reading

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Just curious…

Anyone have a skein of Elsebeth Lavold Silky Wool, color 09, lot 280, that they’d part with, for trade or sale?

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A whole bamn dunch of random.

I figure I’d best get a post in ASAP or even my usual three-posts-a-month might be too much. First, Smacky might once have been Italian.  He says: Who talk-a you Mommy? Daddy take-a da bus? No mac and cheese!  PASTA. … Continue reading

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Bubbling to the surface

I think we have broken the back of my latest illnesses. I am feeling mostly well and have been able to wear shoes for a few weeks now. I still get a little swelling, but that stays in a normal … Continue reading

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Hanging on

by the skin of my teeth. Nothing much has been going on because, as per usual, it is spring and I have been felled by a series of illnesses. Strep in February, a complication from same from then until now, … Continue reading

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Progress Report

(NEW BLOG!  Update feeds accordingly, pleez.) I suppose that title indicates that I should be making some progress…  I suppose I am, of a sort. Free Time in the Evenings Evenings are a touch more pleasant now that dinner is … Continue reading

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wha? where am i?

welcome to february, my lovies. here we are, five weeks into the new year. is it just me or does that seem crazy-long and also not nearly long enough? on one hand i can’t believe it’s already february 7, and … Continue reading

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Lynn in Tucson made me do it.

Cuz we all know the Devil has nothing on your Enabling Friends. But first! We didn’t do the whole “end as you mean to go on” thing. Unless you count the fact that I mean to continue ignoring the housework… … Continue reading

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Back to life, back to reality.

Sigh.Back from Seattle, where it was warm and humid and sunny (DAMMIT) for days, only getting cold and rainy this weekend.  Loads of fun.  Prolly not going to give the rundown because there is too much to splain and I … Continue reading

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