Survival

The soft puttering sound of rain on the leaves surrounding our house is beautiful. The rolling thunder and the lightening are wonderful too. All of it is worth the annoyance of a piddlin’ lil’ migraine that accompanies a dramatic barometer swing. By now most people have probably read bout the record smashing summer of Oklahoma…

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Summer Monday Dyepot Special August 8 – 10

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Summer Monday Dyepot Special July 25-27

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Success

What constitutes success on a day when it’s 104F outside? For this knitter it’s sitting in the cool air conditioned house frogging back a good many stitches, getting the round back on the needles and reknitting the errors in the correct pattern. Check it out. Five flowers across, five flowers down. It’s like astrology, the…

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Blame me.

It’s my fault. I’m not talking about the debt, the heat, the drought, or your bunions. Late one night this week when I turned the heel on my Lingerie Socks I crowed on FB of my accomplishment. The next day I moved back to knitting in the round and discovered — an error. At once…

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Summer Monday Dyepot Special July 18-20

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