A Bit of Whimsy | 6.24.22

A Bit of Whimsy | 6.24.22

The wee break I took last week inspired a new way of thinking about blogging...much needed inspiration. Welcome to A Bit of Whimsy! I am a person who is incredibly serious. Joking around is not easy for me and I don't spend enough (any?) time creatively playing....

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MLK Jr Day | 1.18.21

MLK Jr Day | 1.18.21

True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice. — Martin Luther King Jr It's MLK Jr Day so why does it still feel like for every step we take forward, there are dozens of steps back. And if I in my white privilege feel this, how much...

100 Days of Hope | Week 4

100 Days of Hope | Week 4

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” ― John Bunyan This week, hope seemed to be jumping up all around me shouting... Over here! and Look at me! Yes, hope was overflowing and it filled me! Lots of people doing...

Unraveled Wednesday | 1.13.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 1.13.21

“ I will continue to freak out my children by knitting in public. It's good for them.” ―Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit's End: Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much Thinking back, I do not think my kids ever freaked out over my knitting in public, but Steve on the...

Looking Back | December 2020

Looking Back | December 2020

“How did it get so late so soon?” ― Dr. Seuss I have been debating with myself since the waning days of December about doing this last "Look Back" of the year. It was just such a month of "nothing." Yes, I decorated for the holidays. Yes, I listened to music and sang...

100 Days of Hope | Week 3

100 Days of Hope | Week 3

Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. — Anne Lamott I think we all need a bit of stubborn hope today, even though it feels like all hope has vanished. I expected *something* to happening...

Unraveled Wednesday | 1.6.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 1.6.21

“I recognize that knitting can improve my mood in trying circumstances” ― Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, At Knit's End: Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much Today, of all days, is a day to keep your knitting at hand to help your mood for what certainly will be some trying...

 

 

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