Category Archives: Ramblings

When life does not go as you planned…

The past few months have been a time in my life, where nothing went as planned.  Over the summer I had high hopes of completing a list of projects.  We had trips planned and knitting projects ready.  But the Lord … Continue reading

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Olympic Inspired Knitting Projects

Yes, I know the Olympics are over, but I have been developing this post for a while and am finally ready to share it with you. While the world was watching the opening ceremony and discussing the joining of the … Continue reading

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How to Survive Hospital Waiting Rooms

My life is always one full of adventure, some planned, but mostly not. Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s day, my family has supported the local doctors and hospitals. I have sat in the surgical waiting room 6 times, I have … Continue reading

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How much is that Doggy in the window?

Today she is available for free!!!! While at the yarn store the other day, I found this gorgeous yarn on sale.  It is a super soft boucle.  I purchased three skeins and was determined to knit a light weight throw … Continue reading

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Period of Purple Crying

Floating around Facebook, I saw a shout out for knitters.  The Oklahoma Department of Health is asking for hand knit (or crocheted) purple baby hats.  They want to give each baby born during the winter months a purple hat to … Continue reading

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Picking the Right Ear of Corn

The other day while at the grocery store, I was stopped by another shopper and asked why was I looking inside each ear of corn. She had seen someone else do the same thing and did not understand why. Let … Continue reading

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One stitch at a time

Did anyone see the For Better or For Worse comic strip in the Sunday paper at the end of April? This comic strip is posted on the side of my refrigerator.  I seem to have a basket full of projects … Continue reading

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