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Ginger-rum biscuits

Yes, I have returned to the project of baking my way through The Joy of Cookies. And writing about it. Where have I been? you may ask. Out of my mind busy with work and being a mom and … … Continue reading

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Play dough ponderings and nighttime inundations

A couple of weeks ago, after a week of unwanted awaking at 4:30 a.m. and unwarranted, repetitive, anxiety-filled dreams of flooding and other water games, I attempted to drop out of docent-training at the local art gallery. That’s right. I … Continue reading

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Update on the knitting, aka the source of my sanity … or what’s left of it

I’ve started a new sweater with yarn I had stashed away from a going-out-of-business sale a few years ago. The sweater is a Jo Sharp pattern and the wool is the no-longer-produced Debbie Bliss Aran Tweed. Ravelry link here. For … Continue reading

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March meshugas

I’m going to warn you right up front that this particular post is full of randomness. Apologies and strong cautionary advice to look away immediately if you’re not fascinated by or tolerant of incoherence. Seriously. First, it’s Robert Frost’s birthday, … Continue reading

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