It feels like I wrote this post just yesterday but it was back in April here. I said good-bye to Charlotte suddenly this past week when her happy self greeted us at the door when Norah and I got home from school drop off. She went outside and never returned. Instead, she'd laid down quietly… Continue reading Charlotte.

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Paralysis & Moving Forward

All that is gold does not glitter; not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither; deep roots are not reached by the frost. --JRR Tolkien I’ve really fallen off the blogging train this past year, which has had me thinking a lot about this little space here and… Continue reading Paralysis & Moving Forward

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Continually trying.

Over the past year and a half, I've been on a journey of self-discovery. I haven't completed said journey as of yet - there is still much to learn. I had set the goal for myself of working towards 'getting in shape' by the age of 40th on my 35th birthday. I was sick of… Continue reading Continually trying.

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Part III: Sweater Fitting

This is the third part of series of posts that I’ve done this past couple of weeks on sweaters I’ve knit over the past year that never really got their own blog posts, and certainly didn’t really get any ‘time in the sun’ if you will. The first part is here and the second part,… Continue reading Part III: Sweater Fitting

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Part II: Those Ponchos

My friend, Jess, knit an amazing poncho recently and it looks AH-Mazing on her. Amazing. It suits her shape and silhouette perfectly. So I decided to knit on too! It totally felt like that moment on the playground when you’re little and you’re getting left behind for some reason, so you start jumping up and… Continue reading Part II: Those Ponchos

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Episode 93 Live: Fibres West & Knitting with Old Stash

Thank you for joining me this week. Thank you to those who support the Patreon campaign and keep the lights on here each month! I truly appreciate your support. On this week's show, I chat about the recent festival, Fibres West, and some new stash enhancement that's very exciting (and that I get to share… Continue reading Episode 93 Live: Fibres West & Knitting with Old Stash