Family

Last night I made cookies (chocolate chip with pecans in case you were wondering) and dug through several boxes of old photos. Hillarey has a birthday coming up and I do believe that means it’s time to embarrass my daughter on FB with a photo montage. I only chose adorable photos so maybe she won’t…

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How to Manage Stress

I’m dealing with some stuff here. Svar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”)); var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker(“UA-xxxxxx-x”);pageTracker._trackPageview();My dog’s neck has a tube in it. It wasn’t beavers that Tess was fighting with. It was wild boars. She tangled with the them again this week. She has…

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Knitting Night at the Canebrake!

Whether you’re tired of knitting alone, getting a touch of cabin fever, or just need an evening out – I hope you’ll join me for Knitting Night at The Canebrake which begins Thursday January 20th. If you’ve not been to The Canebrake before – you’re in for a treat. Located on beautiful Lake Fort Gibson…

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Tess Update (includes icky beaver bite photo)

Our Tess has had an active day despite the stitches on her neck from the beaver fangs. Tvar gaJsHost = ((“https:” == document.location.protocol) ? “https://ssl.” : “http://www.”);document.write(unescape(“%3Cscript src=’” + gaJsHost + “google-analytics.com/ga.js’ type=’text/javascript’%3E%3C/script%3E”)); var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker(“UA-xxxxxx-x”);pageTracker._trackPageview();This afternoon she was inside for a bit. I’d been doing some of this and a little of that…

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On Tinking

When teaching someone to knit we often extoll the virtues of frogging (ripping out) a project that doesn’t please us or has errors. “It’s just yarn” I’ve read and heard people say and even myself proclaimed. We’ll laugh it off and say, “Rip it out and start over”, “Frog it”, or my personal favorite “Toss…

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A reflective hike

A new year. Yep it’s here. A brand spanking new year. Whether your new year’s traditions include black eyed peas or resolutions, a new year is full of opportunity to make good on all of those yucky things that we didn’t like about the previous year or build upon the things that we did like.…

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