Category Archives: knitting

A Slice of Yesteryears – Treasure

An addition to the sweater saga of last week’s entry….the story behind the story My granny knit all of my sweaters when I was a child. I often did get the ones with stripes on the sleeves and the bottom, … Continue reading

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I find I am writing often about “the little girls” – and they are hardly little any more at ages 9 and 11 – tall and slim and full of energy. But my other “grands” are between 26 and 30…. … Continue reading

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knit one, purl two, hat for one, mitts for two

My two little grand daughters attend a Waldorf school. I am finding it very interesting to learn about their school. I taught grades 1-2-3 and combinations of those grades. I don’t think I ever had a day I didn’t want … Continue reading

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sweater traditions

I had a visit from the two little girls yesterday, well, not so little. Lucy is ten and Phoebe is eight, and both are growing so fast I can hardly keep up with them! I took the opportunity to do … Continue reading

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yarn stash bash

I am taking a trip in two weeks….. but the local yarn store has a stash busting sale…     “bring in your yarn, bag it, label it, price it,” and they will sell it and give me (or rather Amelia) 75% … Continue reading

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I don’t often read my horoscope, but it is on the same page as Dear Amy and the crossword puzzle, so I can’t help but take a peek at Virgo. Last Sunday it said I had too many things going. … Continue reading

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I have one sister who is two years older than I am. Her birthday is in July, mine is in September. With Easter and Christmas it made for four nicely divided events for my grandmother on Momie’s side to send … Continue reading

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