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Ravelympics, The USOC, & Me

Back around 1995 I started crocheting this American flag afghan with my dad while we watched hockey. I have many fond memories that year.. laughs and camaraderie, cheering on the amazing athletes to the Stanley Cup, our hopes and dreams … Continue reading

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November in Review!

When I was dating my husband he went to Minsk to visit his family.. and while he was gone I went shopping at a local yarn store and by chance I looked over and saw a magazine that said “Russian … Continue reading

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October in Review

October was a pretty busy month for me! I can’t believe everything I managed to finish! I knit a lot of baby hats for a newborn session I had during the middle of the month! I finished this one while … Continue reading

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The Lafayette Afghan

During a chat night with my knitting girls we began talking about our love of True Blood and how there is a serious lack of knitting in the show! I guess being in the south, it’s a bit too hot … Continue reading

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Return to Hogwarts

I’ve just signed up for my 2nd year at Hogwarts (aka. HPKCHC)! Last term I had very little time to do anything but knit… and I literally finished my OWL on the very last day of term! This time.. I … Continue reading

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Russia revisited & Podcasting

Some of you might remember that a few years ago my husband went to visit his parents in Minsk and he brought me back a few magazines.. I have never used them so I think for this summer I am … Continue reading

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test crocheting & spinning

I’ve got a friend who has written a pattern and plans to submit it to KnitPick’s for you to be able to purchase! Since I have had a lot of experience crocheting I offered to be the tester for the … Continue reading

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Hogwarts Express!

Remember when I joined the Harry Potter Knitting & Crochet House Cup group on Ravelry and I said I would share a little more about it with you? Well.. now is the time! We are sorted into houses at the … Continue reading

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makings for the baby #2

Sergey and I are still planing to have a baby some time in the not so distant future (ideally before I reach 30).. so I began my second project for my future child. I haven’t done any Crocheting in quite … Continue reading

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