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Marisol
I'm a Business Systems Analyst, Platform Strategist, Wife and Mother
Interests: knitting, dancing, listening to music, movie watching, reading, travelling to exotic places
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Hi Friends, I'm pondering changes. Dusting off the cobwebs... Figuring out if I should re-purpose my blog. Anyone out there? I am getting ready for Rhinebeck and my Artichoke French sweater is fresh off my needles. Now to weave in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2015 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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It all started on Saturday when I decided I should order this book Thanks to Amazon prime I had it in my hot little hands by Sunday. Fast forward to Tuesday, I had to make my way over to Imaginit... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Peace, Love, Knits & Fluevogs! Two of knitting hottest rock stars, together for the first time! Stephen West and Steven Be are embarking on a 12 stop tour in July and we are thrilled to be one of their stops.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Friends I have something fabulous to share! Because we Knitters LOVE our Fluevogs as much as our knitwear. And because Vogs and Yarn are made for each other… I am co-hosting some Knitting Events at my local John Fluevog Stores.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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My Stitches West Damage! I was much more methodical this year... More practical in my purchases for items I know i wanted to knit and wear:) At least I would like to think so ha ha... 4 Sweaters worth: Habu... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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No. I checked... It still Winter. Are you sure Mother Nature? Because it sure feels like Late Spring - EarlySummer! How about that crazy weahter we have been having? Consitently 70 - 78 one week strait! Maybe even two:) I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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There has been much progress this week. In many facets of my life I am experimenting and getting out there trying new things. Healthwise, my DH decided to do a Daniel Fast. To support him we chose healthier alternatives and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Dear friends, If you were not already aware --this year on New Years Eve we had a new moon. This is a very rare occurrence. I understand that the last time this happened was 19 years ago. What an amazing... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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First and foremost, let me begin by admitting that I have a certain weakness for knitting bags. For those of you who know me, this will come as no surprise. I carry them out in the open, for every day... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2014 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Oops. From the looks of it I neglected my blog this year. I could not let the year end without writing something here. Somehow, I did very little knitting and spinning as well:( I think maybe a handful of garments... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2013 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Yes I had the great pleasure of participating in this dear to my heart program for John Fluevog! It was a lot of work. However, I learned a great deal and derived great pleasure out of knowing someone like me... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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This morning's free sample of Pita Chips and Humus --I happily received at the corner of Market and Montgomery inspired me to share what I have been up to this past week.... I realized I had once again let time... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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This morning's free sample of Pita Chips and Humus --I happily received at the corner of Market and Montgomery inspired me to share what I have been up to this past week.... I realized I had once again let time... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
I want these boots. John Fluevog Shoes Mens 8 Please! Executors: Miliken (clipped to polyvore.com) Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Yes you read that correctly:) I just about tripped over myself running to Mr. John Fluevog's store when I noticed that these gorgoeous boots were being featured this fall As for my knititing these days... I seemed to have lost... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Another Foggy Day in the City.... A little pop of color kept me going today in the office - oh yeah! Sally, whew, "That Girl" Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
I woke up early this morning and I went to my closet I saw this pretty dress that was real, real fine I grabbed it off the hanger and said, "Mmm, mmm, excuse me, ma'am" She pulled the dress off... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Yes our beloved Golden Gate Bridge Turned 75 years old this weekend. Interestingly enough, there are several great events happening this weekend. The Bridge turns 75, it is Memorial Day tomorrow, and today I heard rumors that San Francisco is... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Remember to wear your green today! We are all Irish after all on St. Patricks Day right? The 411 on the project:) Pattern: Challah Infinity Scarf designed by Pam Powers purchased at the Knitting Ranch Needles: Size 8 Circulars, Straits,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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How about a recap? Warning, warning... get some coffee, or tea...its going to be a super long post! I arrived at convention center on Wednesday afternoon to help my friend Suzi set up for her booth "The Knitting Ranch". She... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Well my friends Its that time of the year... Time for my favorite Rodeo... Stitches West is coming to Santa Clara and I plan to be there! Yes, you all know I would not miss it for the world. I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Hi Folks, I haven't showed you any pretty yarn in a while... Today I bring you pictures of some lovely yarn babies I received from the Knitting Ranch. More Handmaiden in Camelspin in the Pewter coloray. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE... I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Dear friends... First and foremost, the HAPPIEST of NEW YEARS to you all! From the looks of it I have been keeping myself busy.... New goals, new spinning, new projects... yes... quite a few new projects in the works! You'd... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2012 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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As every year about this time, and many others.... I too am looking back at 2011 and recounting. The good, the bad and the ugly... yes there was some ugly in their too:) What did I work on this year?... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2011 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!
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Now that the Earth has shifted and the cold weather is upon us more and more… There are many of us that are a bit under the weather. I do not have a cold or the Flu but did have... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2011 at Purls Just Wanna Have Fun!