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There comes a time when even the home library needs some weeding. Sad though it may be, it’s good to look back through and realize that yes, I probably don’t need all of the books that are on my shelves. There are some I’ll never read again, some I’ll never read to begin with, and […]
“The coat hangers gave them ideas.” —on why my yarn stash seems to be multiplying exponentially.
Several months of planning finally led up to this past Wednesday. Twas then my library held it’s 2nd Annual Knitting in Public day with yours truly at the helm. The concept in and of itself is fairly simple: invite local knitters to come and knit in public at your library. Provide snacks, door prizes, a […]
I hope you’re having a lovely Easter with your families. I’m enjoying a weekend without other people in it–which is it’s own blessing. But blessings aside, I couldn’t keep myself from being strange: “You didn’t know knitting could be gross did you.”(We were talking about using bone needles and yarn spun from pet hair.) “I’m […]
I’m not a big fan of posts consisting of nothing but links– hence why I only have one feed in my reader that is someone’s del.icio.us links du jour. But I’ve run across a couple of things and I wanted to pass them on. Local Harvest — Brought to my attention by knitting podcasters Lime […]