Monthly Archives: December 2010

Last Bits

I finished Mark’s Christmas hat at 4:40 am this morning. Not because I was trying to get it done, but because a little insomnia can be a good thing for unfinished projects. I don’t know why I was so wound … Continue reading

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Cam is a remarkable eleven years old today. And, speaking of magic, he did get his acceptance letter to Hogwarts. He is a curious tinkerer, a constant builder, an admirer of nature and lover of words. He allows himself to … Continue reading

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Spiderman, turn on the light!

An excited family went to The Big City with special preview tickets to Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark. The fourteen year old girl had the cast memorized and a spiderman leg (?! where did that come from?) tucked into her … Continue reading

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From Our Neighborhood

Happy Holidays! From our neighborhood, to yours. These babies are so cute, it’s sort of a shame to wrap them up. Many thanks to my neighbor SusanĀ K. who has a lovely top loading washer. (Maybe I shouldn’t let that cat … Continue reading

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Yesterday it was clear that Cam couldn’t go to school. All my complicated obligations and plans for the day had to be scrapped. And I was bummed. For about two minutes. And then we sat down on the couch. Of … Continue reading

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Next Year

I took this photo several days ago. These are my holiday gift plans. Can’t you see them? There’s another pair of felted clogs, some practical, manly socks, two hats, (one fancy, one plain,) and a special, sexy cowl. Years ago … Continue reading

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I have big holiday knittingĀ plans. I know I am not alone. I also know that it is okay to actually knit some of these items during the vacation, so that I can fit in a few hours of sleep before … Continue reading

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