26 September 2012

Yarn Along: wherein tidying takes the place of reading...

Adult socks: finished!  The pooling has made these look rather like melted candy cane - which the consensus is rather in favour of liking, but I find annoying.  Hmm.  Well they are a really neat plain pair of warm comfy socks, anyway, and the unintentional stripes are kind of funky!
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Now I have no commissions at all, I am determined to get on with some Christmas knitting and have cast on both Morgan *and* Jenna's Christmas knits.  :)

I haven't had my usual late night or early morning reading times, because Talia's sleep is still all over the place after her nursing strike.  I did manage to write morning pages both yesterday and today though, which is amazing and has been on my self-care wish list for years.  :)  Plus, I am attempting the "if not now then when" approach to de-junking and sorting the messy areas of the house.  First on the list, the old microwave (evicted) and the fish tank (newly scrubbed and with very much happier fish)!
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On my draining board, well, I was planning some dyeing tomorrow but the pot just happened to be out already, so...  :)
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Joining in with Ginny for a weekly peek at current projects and reading.  :)

3 comments:

  1. Oh I keep meaning to write morning pages,hmm..I need to to this!
    I love those socks, but is it just me as they make my eyes go all funny lol :)

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    1. I tucked my journal down the side of my mattress so I remember. :)

      The socks make my eyes go a little funny too, I was *not* expecting stripes out of that innocent looking ball of yarn!

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  2. it is so interesting how some of these skeins knit up! i am in need of a little tidying and cleaning out too. happy fish, a good thing!

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