Author Archives: naelany

About naelany

writer, knitter, avid TV-show watcher, friend.

Don’t Wanna!

Yep. I have a severe case of the “I-don’t-wana’s” today, which is part of the reason why this post is on the late side today. It’s that time of the month again (ugh, really, body? Haven’t we had enough yet?) … Continue reading

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Sock it

Had a lovely day yesterday watching Stargate SG-1 with JenniferĀ (yes, I have successfully brought her over to the dark side šŸ˜‰ ) and working on my socks again. I’ve actually managed to get the heel turned and everything, so it’s … Continue reading

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This Can Not Be This Hard

What am I talking about? Why, this pattern. It’s a quirky take on the Granny Square blankets and I’m kind of in love with the look. I got some yarn from hubby the other day to satisfy the itch to … Continue reading

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Knocked For a Loop

I suppose that’s one way of putting it at any rate. AuntieĀ Flo knocked me on my ass this week, resulting in getting little to nothing done of any kind that didn’t involve curling up into a ball and wishing the … Continue reading

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Unexpected

So we got a new couch about two weeks ago. It brought with it an unexpected… not problem, exactly, but still. When I finally got around to casting my socks on again after frogging them, I encountered an issue: I … Continue reading

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Stitching Away

I had another sewing lesson on Friday. It mostly consisted of ironing yards of fabric, as well as cutting said fabric. My back is still not thanking me for the effort. One of these days when I have my own … Continue reading

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It Figures

That my week of misery (thank you, Auntie Flo) was rounded up by having to frog my socks. Yep, I thought I had measured correctly but it turns out that they were too wide for my feet and, well, I … Continue reading

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