Monthly Archives: October 2016

Take Me Out To The Ballgame: Go, Cubs, Go!

In August we were at Wrigley Field in Chicago.  In the middle of the week, the stadium was packed with uproarious fans.  They won the game, and instead of everyone heading for the exits, every single person began to sing … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

WIP is “Work in Progress”, which for many crafters actually means progress in a project.   Ha ha, we laugh at the very idea, right?  We have our dreams set on someday and our fingers in every possible crafting pie.  If … Continue reading

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Petals To Picots Metric Conversion Guide for Knitting and Crochet

For all my lack of skills, I adore the tools of crafting.   Petals to Picots has a wonderful and brilliant conversion for hook and needle sizes, lengths, weights and recommended needle/hook sizes for projects in both metric and US gauges. … Continue reading

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Skulduggery Doily With DOA Pink Skellies

Tis the season to really snuggle in and work on crafts.  My garden is 99.99% put to bed so my creative impulses (and that’s mostly all they are) must go somewhere else. Red Heart Yarn, who makes the Aunt Lydia … Continue reading

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DOA On TV Skull Report

Gotham The theme on Gotham is Mad City and how appropriate is that?  A sly, unfathomable Bruce look alike who escaped Indian Hills fancies Selena Kyle and poses as Bruce to steal a kiss. The Mad Hatter character pursues his … Continue reading

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DOA On TV Weekly Skull Report

Gotham All caught up from the premiere and last week’s Gotham.  I don’t appreciate Gordon’s continued descent into amoral bad guy.  I think his portrayal as Bounty Hunter Bad Ass who has left the police life behind is pretty gimped … Continue reading

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