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Finishing Friday – Seattle VKL Art Yarns Scarf

Vogue Knitting Live – Seattle 2013 Art Yarns Scarf Every year I attend Continuing Professional Education for my regular job and sometimes I travel out-of-town to learn new things, refine skills I currently have, and network with people.  Last year I … Continue reading

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Not a Monogamous Knitter

A Summer to Finish Up My husband will tell you I am a great starter…  Which I admit…  but I like to finish things as well.  This summer is a time of finishing up:  finish high school (does it count … Continue reading

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My Deer Work Buddies

Big City….   Yes Deer Los Angeles is a big city, but it is surrounded by numerous outdoor spaces that we 2-legged humans share with some not so tame 4-legged creatures.  I wrote about knitting at the beach while watching my … Continue reading

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Knitting to Roaring Twenties Jazz

Like many communities around the country, Altadena has summer concerts in a park.  In our case the concerts are in the amphitheater at  Farnsworth Park.  Each week the music is different – Thank you Los Angeles County Sheriffs and the … Continue reading

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Cram Knitting…

My good intentions/goals of blogging 3 times a week hasn’t been happening lately.  What has gotten in the way?  Busy at work, busy with the kids, and I did have a bit of a bug.  But I have managed to … Continue reading

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Lunch Time Knitting…. or Ripping

Taking It Out at Lunch rather than Take Out at Lunch My “as yet unnamed lace scarf” pattern was humming along.  Although the pattern is 20 rows, I almost had it memorized.  Almost, because I obviously I don’t and I … Continue reading

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Peacocks are not Native…

If Pretty is as Pretty does, Peacocks are Ugly We moved to Altadena, CA a little over 20 years ago and with a trail to the mountains up our street, we are used to wildlife – coyotes, raccoons, skunks, an … Continue reading

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