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Yarn Along- I won… and you can too!

Yarn Along- I won… and you can too!

Last week I left a comment on a blog as part of a yarn and pattern giveaway. And, guess what?!?  I won!  I just got my Barking Dog yarn today, and it’s a really cool spring-like green that I love! So, now l have a new yarn to use for next week’s yarn along with Ginny. … Continue reading

Easy ideas for a homemade Valentine’s Day

Easy ideas for a homemade Valentine’s Day

If you need a last minute idea for a homemade expression of love on Valentine’s Day, here are a couple of ideas I’ve used in years past. 1.  heart crayons 2.  hanging heart strings 3.  knitted hearts 4.  homemade card:  I love you more than…

App of the Week: RunKeeper

App of the Week: RunKeeper

I am not a runner.  On occasion I run, but it’s usually only to balance out repeated bad choices with food.  And, when I run, it’s typically on a treadmill while watching something highly intellectual like Psych.  I am actually trying to do that a little more frequently these days because my family is doing the Shamrock … Continue reading

Yarn along and free knitting patterns for hearts

Yarn along and free knitting patterns for hearts

Here we are again, the weekly yarn along with Small Things. I’ve finally gotten finished with my Honey cowl (pattern available here).  I’ve been knitting like a crazy lady, determined that I would not have yet another week devoid of a finished project to show on the yarn along.  Actually, as of this writing, I … Continue reading

Ch ch ch changes… Adding on

Ch ch ch changes… Adding on

Hey all.  Just in case you have been viewing my site on a mobile device and can’t see my menu items as easily as on a laptop, or if you’re on a computer and just haven’t gone exploring on my site lately… I’ve been making some changes. The addition I’m the most excited about can … Continue reading

App of the week: pinterest

App of the week: pinterest

My first thought when I heard about Pinterest was that it sounded like such a girlie site, which isn’t a bad thing for me because I’m a girl. However, for a guy, it seems like it would be harder to say “hey, be sure and follow me on pinterest” without images of cute little do … Continue reading

Cooking Light with Evernote…

A number of you already know that I am on a slow and deliberate path toward simplifying my life (you may even have joined me in the quest for less!).   Some of you may also know that I’m a big fan of Evernote (a cloud-based filing system that I’ve reviewed in my top ten apps for … Continue reading