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Weekend Review

It was a long and busy, but relaxing weekend. Thursday night, the Check Engine Light came on in my new (used) car. The Check Engine Light and emissions issues that were causing it is actually why I replaced my old car… so that was not a good sign. In fact, I was so worried/mad, that … Continue reading

December Goals

The holiday season is upon us! And now for some goals to get us started: Yoga 1-2 times per week. Forever goal. Knit at least 3 more hats to give to family this Christmas. Plus the 2 that MM’s mom requested. That’s a lot but will give me 8 for family, which is hopefully a good … Continue reading

November Goals Review

December is here! That means it is time to check out my goals from last month and see how I did. Finish knitting runner for new blanket chest. Carry over from last month. Finished! Hike with Sara 1-2 times per week. I think this will repeat until it gets too cold and dark. As I … Continue reading

Eyelet Lace Elegance Hat

Eyelet Lace Elegance Hat Original pattern here. I used the “in-the-round” version which someone posted in the comments. Needles: Size 8, 16 inch circulars, Size 8 double points. Cast on 84 stitches. Place marker at beginning of round and do 3 rows of K1, P1 ribbing. Pattern: Row 1: *P2, K5. Repeat from * Row … Continue reading

Weekend Review

Too many long weekends lately make short weekends seem to go by way too fast. The weekend was a pretty short one. I got a bad headache on the way home from work Friday night so I went to bed pretty much right after dinner. Saturday MM had an autocross so I went to that. … Continue reading

Strangling Vine Table Runner

I finally finished knitting the runner for my chest. Back story is that I have a second TV in my living for video games and wanted to put it on my new blanket chest. I didn’t want the TV to scratch the chest so I knit a runner to put under it. I adapted this … Continue reading

Obligatory First Post… Welcome!

Hello and welcome to my blog. I’m not quite certain how my first post should go, so we’re going to go with what I would like this blog to be. It will follow along as I live the adventures I call life. As I begin this blog, the adventures I will be chronically include: Hiking … Continue reading