Musings

There’s a New Kid in Town

There’s a new kid in town and life has changed.  If you’ve noticed an absence of posts in “Bloom”, don’t feel badly, we feel slighted as well. It is clear we are being ignored.  Here in the house, we are not moved or put on the work table or put safely away where we are […]

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Musings

Sub-title Finalized

I must say, when I embarked on this new endeavor to write a blog, the theme of my blog as well as the main title came immediately to me.  Philosophical in nature as well as my reality, I believe my life has exemplified appreciating what I have and making the most of every day.  There […]

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Musings

Queen of Hearts

If this post is looking a bit familiar to some of you, well, let’s just say I am revisiting it.  After all, is that not what great writers do? A few weeks ago, there was a post on the Freshly Pressed dashboard called The Limitations of Like that is remaining in my thoughts.  Of course, the […]

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Musings

Cuts of Me(at)

I’d hate to tell you how many times my hubby has pulled me aside to teach me the different parts or cuts of meat.  Tenderloin, round, cutlet, sirloin, frankly it is all greek to me.  At the dinner table, at the grocery store, he has pointed, explained, and clarified the why, the when, and the […]

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Musings

Nostalgia notes

I will admit my last post suggested some foreshadowing regarding gauge and piecing fabric as I am now finishing such a project. I am talking about Shiri Mor’s Botanica Medallion cardigan as seen in Vogue Knitting Spring/Summer 2009,  worked in Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Dyed, an organically grown cotton in this marvelous grey color.  The quality […]

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Technique

Gauge Your Confidence, Take Control

Did you ever hear, “Oh, Yes!  I drive but I only make right turns!”  or “Sure, I have my license but do not drive on the thruway.” I see it in teaching.  Oh, Yes!  I teach this method, or I have always taught those units.  When I hear these things I ask myself, who is […]

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