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Friday Miscellany

Today is Todd’s <cough>thirty-fourth</cough> birthday. Happy Birthday to my awesome husband — since we started dating when he was 17 years old, we’ve now been together just about half of his life. (I’m sure he thinks it feels a lot longer, though. Hopefully in a good way.) We’re going out for dinner tonight to celebrate (I’mContinue Reading

Friday Miscellany

Well, apparently I spoke too soon yesterday when I said that Leah hadn’t yet expressed much concern or interest in adoption. Last night, for the first time, she wanted to “blow lots of kisses to Korea” and then asked “Where I live when I a baby?” Huh. So we chatted for a bit about herContinue Reading

Mail Day

Every so often I have an Awesome Mail Day — today was one of those days. Leah rode her trike down to the mailbox and carried my coveted package in her basket. When I saw the return address label, it was all I could do not to rip open the envelope right there on the sidewalk.Continue Reading

Blueberry Scowl

I did it: I finished the 5 Cowls in 50 Days knitalong. The last cowl of the bunch is the Blueberry Scowl, a combination scarf and cowl. The yarn is scrumptious: it’s Rapture Merino from Radiant Yarnworks in Purple Haze. It’s soft and squishy and knits up beautifully. I’m slightly sad that I don’t haveContinue Reading

In Between Knitting

This has been an exhausting, frustrating sort of week. My fabulous plans for March Break were pretty much decimated by work (which still isn’t done, by the way). Apparently today is the Drop-Dead Date for this project to be finished but it’s after 6 p.m. and I’m still waiting on final, final changes. So lifeContinue Reading