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21 12, 2016

Mothers work

By |2016-12-21T20:27:51+00:00December 21st, 2016|2nd Monday, Everday Life, Family|2 Comments

Our December weavers gathering at friend Sonya and Cecil's was a riotous, joyful, pre holiday laughter filled delight.  While we always find inspiration in the sharing of our fiber creations, this meeting was especially meaningful in that Sonya had requested  that we bring something that our mothers had created.  Of course I  totally spaced it [...]

3 01, 2016

knitting in the new year

By |2016-10-25T16:52:14+00:00January 3rd, 2016|Everday Life, Knitting|0 Comments

Christmas is here and gone, mostly a blur of cooking, cleaning and wrapping that I am happy to let go of in exchange for some quiet knitting in front of the fire. My mitten gifts to my daughters was well received, even by the youngest who received hers WYBA. My acronym for a knitted gift, [...]

15 03, 2010

goodbye winter

By |2010-03-15T02:55:00+00:00March 15th, 2010|Everday Life|1 Comment

I am ready to shed my winter self and smell dirt and feel the sun on my skin. No more frost in my scarf after my morning walk and good riddance long johns; I've seen my first worm! It has been so beautiful and peaceful on some recent foggy days, with the last snow losing [...]

26 12, 2009

Christmas blessings

By |2016-10-25T16:52:30+00:00December 26th, 2009|Everday Life|2 Comments

From Kindred ThreadsFrom Kindred ThreadsFrom Kindred ThreadsFrom Kindred ThreadsFrom Kindred ThreadsFrom Kindred ThreadsMy family has shared a peaceful, beautiful; snowed and iced in Christmas. Two family gatherings have been postponed until this weekend, when hopefully our driveway will not be shear ice. No worries about having a white christmas!I hope that all of you have [...]

14 11, 2009

Wisconsin fall

By |2016-10-25T16:52:30+00:00November 14th, 2009|Everday Life, Photography|2 Comments

favorite fall pic, originally uploaded by kindred threads.I thought that I would share with you what has always been one of my favorite pictures. It makes me want to sit by the side of the road and fill a canvas with color. Not that I have painted anything but set scenery for many a year. [...]