Monthly Archives: November 2014

scary stuff

If you’ve not been keeping up on the genetically modified stuff – and even if you think you don’t care – this might change your mind. http://lloydkahn-ongoing.blogspot.com/2014/11/a-new-pesticide-monster-by-dow-chemical.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+lloydkahn+%28Lloyd%E2%80%99s+Blog%29 For those of a different generation, Agent Orange was lovely stuff, and decades … Continue reading

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Another learning expierence

Saw this pattern on Ravelry for the Elder Tree Shawl.  Done in a lace weight, with big needles, it was very pretty. Now I love shawls, but wanted this for warmth and chose to do it in Caron soft worsted … Continue reading

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re-stash!

Having cleared out my stash of knitting yarn, found my way to the yarn store today and you know what happened then! Certainly did not buy anywhere near as much as what was removed, and it is all good stuff: … Continue reading

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natural pest control

found this in the greenhouse today.  With the warm weather, there have been more pests on the fall plantings, including these little worms that look like miniature hornworms.  Maybe they are, I don’t know. Nor do I know what kind … Continue reading

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destash day

Utter sacrilege I know, but today, went through the yarn stash and de-stashed about a 1/3 of it! We all know we acquire yarn for a variety of reasons, and as we learn and develop our skills, some of that … Continue reading

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first frost

is predicted for tonight.  This is the last of the eggplant, maybe.  There are still some small fruit (like these are so big!) on the plants and I’ve left them in place, just in case. This is the latest I … Continue reading

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