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Kim
Interests: knitting, spinning, weaving, german angoras and showing my cavalier king charles spaniels
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As you have read, our family made the trip to my son's house to celebrate little Finley's birthday. Killing 2 birds with one stone I took this opportunity to corner one of my daughters into modeling the Cactus Flower Shawl.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at The Woolen Rabbit
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Today's Tuesday topic is perfect for this week....10 Things I’m Thankful For. There are so many gifts in life to be thankful for, but these are mine for today. 1. Ken, it goes without saying that he is my better... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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Look at those excited faces...how cute are they? Big brother Jaxson was so happy to celebrate Little Finley's first birthday, and Finley was in complete amazement that everyone was singing to him. We all had so much fun! The baby... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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The title says it all..ha! We all traveled down to Southern Maine to wish my youngest grandson a very Happy Birthday. I took lots of pictures some of which I will share with you tomorrow, but I couldn't resist putting... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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Yesterday I took a trek to the mall in Portland Maine because I had 100.00 worth of reward cards to The Pottery Barn and Williams Sonoma. I went with a Thanksgiving table in mind, but I ended up coming home... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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I won't lie, I almost copped out on today's post and thought about back dating it for tomorrow morning, because it has been a challenging week here at Casa Woolen Rabbit. Learning new software is always a challenge and doing... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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Tiles of carnelian, lapis and jade, The muralist sets his picture. One centimter at a time. Every piece alone is precious; Together they make a priceless whole. Deng Ming~Dao Whew...this post almost did not make it up tonight. You see,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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Pattern: Cactus Flower Shawl Designer: Romi Hill Yarn: Woolen Rabbit Opal Colorways: Mourning Dove and Red Hot Chili Peppers Needles: US 4 and 5 A while back a group of fellow knit bloggers from the beginning of blogging time got... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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....and I don't have much. Ten on Tuesday's topic today is 10 Musicians I Would Bring Back from the Dead, and normally I would jump all over this, because I love music....but my body and my brain are just plain... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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As you can see, Ken had another fun filled weekend of wreckage. Tearing down walls...all of them! There once was a wall and a big cabinet behind the washing machine, now there is none. Where there once was a door... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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So, it all started with this.... this one very smashed phone that belongs to my youngest daughter Hannah. Two weeks ago before I visited Hannah and took her out to lunch in Plymouth, I made some comments to my next... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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I haven't purchased fabric for anything other than bag linings in a while, but when I saw this line of fabric from Atelier, I was smitten. There are beautiful grays, plums, golds, reds and blues with gray mixed in, so... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Remember I told you how much I love my primitive rabbits? I have a number of them, but Miss Rita is my most favorite!! I love this photo of her enough that I think this will become a shop postcard.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Don't be afraid to explore; Without exploration there are no discoveries. Don't be afraid of partial solutions; Without the tentative there is no accomplishment. Deng Ming~Dao It's been a while since I have visited this little room located in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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This Wednesday is not actually my work on Wednesday's but the work of Elizabeth Doherty of Blue Bee Studio's using my Emma yarn. Last year, I met with Elizabeth over lunch to discuss working together for this year's yarn club.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Today's Ten on Tuesday topic is 10 Collections I’ve Had Over the Years. At first I thought..hmmm, so I have any collections? Ken is home today for the holiday and yah, he pretty much laughed and said, "Are you kidding... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Whoops, I totally missed blogging yesterday! I really didn't do much but read online and rest my back, so I have no excuse other than a brain cramp. Oh well. So, you saw my Saturday picture of what Ken was... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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....we knew it would be bad, this old house is almost 200 years old.... but the good news is, it's getting fixed! It will be bigger, better and I will finally be able to soak in a tub again..whoo hoo!!... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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My field of gold....... I am so fortunate to have this lovely view during the changing seasons. Have a wonderful Friday! Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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If you are a knitter and are not using this fantabulous app, called Knit Companion, you are truly missing out, especially if you have a tendency to misplace your paper patterns. I am the queen of losing my paper patterns... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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One of the things that I have really practiced this year is monogamy in my knitting. I have found that if I only have one project on my knitting needles at a time and it gets all of my attention,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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So, today's Ten on Tuesday topic is Ten Favorite Books in Series. Hmm....I am not a serial book reader at all. I never jump on the band wagon of the latest trend in reading. Nope, no Harry Potter here or... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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After a week of rainy weather last week, it felt good to be back outside doing something positive and relatively pain free again. The road that I usually walk on was going through major reconstruction including the sidewalks over the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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The mind that turns ever outward Will have no end to craving. Only the mind turned inward Will find a still-point of peace. Deng Ming Dao So, while parts of this post are from a previous post in 2009, I'm... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Sooo.....I am going to do something that I never ever would have done in the past, mostly because I knew I would fail, but I am in a different mindset right now, so I am going to join along with... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2014 at The Woolen Rabbit