Looking Back | August 2020

Looking Back | August 2020

“The month of August had turned into a griddle where the days just lay there and sizzled.” ― Sue Monk Kidd, The Secret Life of Bees Yes, this quote perfectly sums up what August was for me...a month of sizzling, never ending heat. By months end, my gardens were all...

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Friday Update, Photo Edition

Friday Update, Photo Edition

It's been a quiet couple of weeks around here, at least until we went "Yellow" last Friday. Yellow for my house looks a lot like Red. Unlike my neighbors, we are not racing out to dine in a restaurant, shop at the mall, or get our hair done. It will be interesting to...

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.20.20

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.20.20

I am still working through the last clue of the Larissa Brown's mystery shawl. I have some blocking of the pieces to get done (and a pattern update on dimensions just dropped yesterday) so in the mean time I am being entirely distracted with a Linen Ranunculus. The...

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.13.20

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.13.20

I finished Romi's Mystery Shawl and I love it!! It is exactly what I wanted - it is lightweight and perfect for "indoor AC deep freezes" Haha. It is one color, and knit from some centuries old Knit Picks Shadow Lace yarn from my stash. I could not be happier and I...

Macro Monday | 5.11.20

Macro Monday | 5.11.20

I would love to share a post with all the exciting "Motherly" things I did this weekend, but well... on weekend nine (ten?) of Stay At Home... not much was different. We had snow/rain on Saturday and it was not warm enough to be outdoors on Sunday. I did have calls...

TGIF | 5.8.20

TGIF | 5.8.20

This week, oh boy. It was so hard. So damned hard. And so full of just horrific news… each day seemed to be trying to outdo the day before. I struggled this week to find a single thing for my gratitude list, much less a list of them. But here we are at another Friday...

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.6.20

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.6.20

Some of my making this week included making some modifications to my Traveler's Journal. Normally, I have 3 inserts, and my set up works very well! I like having multiple journals in one convenient package. However, with the addition of a couple of new journals and I...

 

 

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