Category Archives: summer

It’s Time to Come Back Home

Hello blogger world. I’m back. It’s the end of my summer and the beginning of a new academic year and I am ready to dust off the blog and get to some writing. You all have given me so much … Continue reading

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Summer and the Living is Easy . . .

The blog is now officially on summer-time. Summer-time. n. of or related to the slow-down that often happens over long stretches of summer break. See also: more time with family, fun adventures, and time away from the screen. Weekends will … Continue reading

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Summer Blankets

Summer is officially a week away! In the meantime, a new blanket is in the works. Summer + Blanket? Oxymoron? Well, yes and no: it’s been about 55-65 degrees here for the last week and so, I’ve been personally fine … Continue reading

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It’s summer! It’s official! And that makes me think about cotton and linen and hempĀ  . . . This past winter, I knit a sweater for my partner out of hemp (blocks UV, wash and wear, not too hot, etc.) … Continue reading

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Calling all Mobile Spinners and Knitters . . .

Summer means traveling on and off for many of us and have been thinking much about what spinners and knitters bring with them . . . their wheel? a drop spindle? some knitting (a lot of knitting!)? OoOoO and last … Continue reading

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