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Miscarriage – a women’s dirty little secret

I am not posting this post to draw sympathy to my situation – nor do I wish to make others feel like they HAVE to share their experience.  I’m just putting it out there – this is what I’ve been … Continue reading

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I need to read . . . faster?

A few years ago I discovered Goodreads.com. It’s a site where you list all the books you’ve read, or want to read. And if your friends are signed up, you can see what they have read, and want to read … Continue reading

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Family Day Long Weekend 2013 – what a crazy weekend!!

This weekend marked the first long weekend of the year with the addition of the “Family Day” holiday for British Columbia on Monday, February 11. And it started with my husband coming home on Friday with, “I have good news, … Continue reading

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Goals (somewhat) achieved

At the beginning of the year I set a few goals for myself. Sad to say, I have only (really) completed a few of them. So, going through the list . . . . 1) I will learn to run 5K – … Continue reading

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The Healing Process

Over the last few years I have really been struggling with the death of my grandma. My mother passed away when I was only 2 months old – and my mother was 16. So my grandma was pretty much the … Continue reading

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Baby Hat Success?

I like trying new patterns. What I don’t like it when they don’t turn out like the puctures. I tried the English Diamond pattern from Didn’t turn out like the picture, quite like advertised. I think there’s a mistake in … Continue reading

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Double Pointed Needles (or things that knitters invented to torture other knitters)

There are many, many, many patterns for cute little baby hats out there on the interweb.  Unfortunately, the majority of them call for (switch to scary movie voice) double pointed needles! My first thought when I first tried using these … Continue reading

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