Category Archives: My Thoughts on Life

New Years Resolutions 2012 Review

Footsteps, a photo by Rubber Dragon on Flickr. For 2012 I focused on increasing the number of steps I walked each day. I made an effort to drink more water and to make the healthiest food choices available. I was … Continue reading

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Saved By The Izze

Izze, a photo by Artisan All Unwound on Flickr. Have you heard of Izze? It’s a juice and sparkling water drink. A fruit soda, without any added sugars. I bought some as a treat for my kids the other day … Continue reading

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Completed Socks

Last February I knit these socks and posted about the process.  They were knit cuff down. Details are in this post, Hand Knit Basic Socks. I’ve worn them several times and been hand washing them and laying them flat to … Continue reading

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Uppity Blues Woman Ann Rabson Dead at 67

Ann Rabson, a photo by kenficara on Flickr. This week I was saddened to read about the death of Ann Rabson. She was a founding member of the trio Uppity Blues Women. She sang, composed music and played the piano … Continue reading

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Tea and a Pedicure

All I really wanted the other day was a cup of hot tea and a pedicure. It’s a brand new year with thousands of possibilities. Unfortunately the demands of work and school have asserted themselves.  I have thousands of things … Continue reading

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Creating a New Cowl Pattern

Cowls are a type of scarf.  Sometimes called Gators/Gaitors or Endless Scarves they pull on over your head and you never have to worry about them falling off or unwinding.  No bulky scarf ends to fit under your jacket either! … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to All Who Celebrate!!

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