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Ran out of yarn!

It’s been a busy summer, and so I’ve not really looked at my needles very much. Yesterday, I didn’t have much to do, so I thought I’d get myself back into the routine. I decided to grab a ball of … Continue reading

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Stealing time?

Yesterday I did something that I haven’t done in a little while, which is lie to a friend to get out of a social engagement that I wanted to go to and had been genuinely invited to, because I’d been … Continue reading

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Treehugger.com article

Just a brief post to share this excellent article from treehugger.com about the health benefits of knitting! Particularly pertinent to me are points 1 and 6. “1. Knitting is used for therapy. It’s a powerful distractant, helping people manage long-term physical … Continue reading

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Still here *waves*

Hey! So, what’s happening? Things I have discovered in the last couple of months: working 9-5 in offices is not a lot of fun. doing things that scare you a bit makes you realise you’re capable of more than you … Continue reading

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Wibbly-wobbly scarfy-warfy

Aren’t the Olympics great? I must admit, my default grumpy sceptical mode has been totally confounded by grinning lady boxers, weeping cyclists, and gymnasts who come from nowhere to snatch bronze, then silver, then back to bronze again, but it’s … Continue reading

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If Procrasti were a real nation I would be its queen.

Or prime minister or president, depending on its method of government. I imagine the head-of-state would be the person who did least to become head-of-state … Lots to do, so much to do … which is why I’m writing this … Continue reading

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Well, it seems that after the cameo appearance from summer, winter decided it hadn’t quite finished with us yet,  and is once again grappling with spring to see who can take control of the Easter weekend. This is great news … Continue reading

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