Monthly Archives: December 2010

2010, oh how I’ve loved you…

Even as the last day of the year winds down, I am smiling silly in awe at just how wonderful this year has been. My (now) husband promised – as we watched a tearfully sad 2009 draw to a close … Continue reading

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From me and mine to you and yours, a wish for the merriest of holidays and a happy start to the new year.

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before a golden retriever eats one of these mittens….

… I thought I should take a photograph, for the record books (aka Ravelry).  These are pretty special mittens, but since they pre-date my Ravelry years, I hadn't bothered to photograph them before. A certain incident on the weekend (to be … Continue reading

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On the darkest day of the year, our house shined bright with candles, christmas lights, and new traditions. We set the table with fancy dishes, cooked a tasty meal together, and toasted the coming of light with wine (our teatotaller … Continue reading

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i’m trying to turn my dog into a ham

I'm not sure how I ended up with a dog who hates (hates!) to have his picture taken. Special cuddle moments have ended abruptly because Boomer saw the camera come out, sweet grins and looks have gone sideways because I … Continue reading

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winter, a few of my favourite things

I realize it's not quite winter here yet… but oh, with the weather we've had so far, it's so definitely here. And, walking home from class tonight, on a perfect winter night, I couldn't help but fall a little bit … Continue reading

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