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Small Adventures

I've been feeling hopeful lately. Maybe it's because I finally broke down and started reading FiveThirtyEight again after swearing off polls forever in 2016. Maybe it's the warmth and coziness of the season, as the leaves fall and the days get shorter. I've spent so much time dreading a pandemic winter, but now? If it… Continue reading Small Adventures

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Three Things – Self Care Edition

It's a sad and scary time right now in the States. I voted last week and it was a respectful experience. Just a short line, everyone wore masks. I cast my ballot for Biden/Harris...and now we just sit. And wait. I hope you all are safe and are practicing lots of self-care. I hope you… Continue reading Three Things – Self Care Edition

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A Quick Catch-Up Post

Good morning friends! I hope you are well. I'm doing okay. Still on the coronacoaster and, like anyone, have good and bad days with it. Lately I've been feeling pretty overwhelmed by work, and haven't had a lot of mental energy to deal with much else. I've been drawn to simple, cozy projects at nights… Continue reading A Quick Catch-Up Post

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A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That

Hello friends! I was supposed to go back to work tomorrow, but decided yesterday that I'd take the entire week off instead untz untz untz. It's weird that I feel a little guilty about this. I keep coming up with justifications internally (I've only had two days off since the New Year! I'm burned out!… Continue reading A Little Bit of This, A Little Bit of That

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FO -Slouchy Seed Stitch Basket

Psst. Hey you. Yeah, you. I'm talking to you. The word on the street* is you were...looking for the good stuff. I've got the good stuff.   HAH. Never in my life did I think it would be necessary to share my toilet paper buying habits to the world, but HERE WE GO.  We have… Continue reading FO -Slouchy Seed Stitch Basket

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I Need to Go Back to Work

Hello friends! Happy Sunday! I hope you are having a great weekend so far. My weekend is better today - it's sunny and beautiful outside, and I was able to accomplish a fair number of items on my to-do list. Yesterday I didn't do much of anything.  Husband says I have a hard time just… Continue reading I Need to Go Back to Work

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It’s Cold and also: I’m Learning Magic Loop

Hello friends! I hope you are all doing well. I'm writing here on a Saturday night. I am, as usual, being overly ambitious about the amount of projects I can finish before the new year, so I've compiled all the holiday-related kits I haven't worked through yet to see how much I can get done… Continue reading It’s Cold and also: I’m Learning Magic Loop