Monthly Archives: August 2014

Parallels Between Camping and Knitting

Returning from a trip where I introduced Thor to camping, I was struck with the similarities between introducing someone to camping and introducing someone to knitting. Ensure comfort. Knitting:  When teaching a new knitter, make sure she is physically comfortable. … Continue reading

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Too Hot to Knit …

The Willamette Valley here in Oregon experienced an unusually warm July.  (This part of the valley generally gets some warm weeks scattered through the summer, but not a month straight!)  The heat has discouraged me from knitting much – nothing … Continue reading

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