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Finished Object – Lil Denim Cardi

Hello friends!  Nope, it's not already June. Nope, nope, nope. I hope you had a good weekend! I kept busy.  Had to do some work (boo), got my chores done, and honestly not much crafting.  I miscounted my stitches on my hat, so the decrease is all off.  I'm almost in the "BURN IT NOW"… Continue reading Finished Object – Lil Denim Cardi

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Back from Indianapolis

Hello friends!  It's time for another, "I should be getting ready for work but decided to update my blog instead" post. Husband and I just came back from Indianapolis yesterday (thankfully smooth flights both ways and no travel issues that had plagued our last trip out there).  The inspection went as well as it could… Continue reading Back from Indianapolis

Crafting From My Stash · crochet · Life · Mindfulness

On Accepting Imperfections

Good morning friends! Almost done with January.  Almost there, almost there...I started off last week feeling really focused, but ended it feeling very self-critical.  Add generous dashes of glumness and heaping servings of anxiety and rumination. I spent the weekend trying to center myself and mentally prep for the busy week ahead of me. Yoga… Continue reading On Accepting Imperfections

Crafting From My Stash · Knitting · Life · Weekend Makes

Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

Hi friends! At least it's the middle of January now.  Ergh, January.  I first saw this cartoon a couple of years ago, but this sums up how I move through the month pretty well: We had a couple of days last week where the weather was sunny and in the 70s - I felt great!… Continue reading Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS