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Friday, July 10th, 2015
Sweet sweet coolness

After weeks of heat, today we were able to leave the windows open all day. I think the weather should hold for another few days at least. Hopefully we can get out and do some things. I’d like to go hike to a falls.

I did get decent writing done this week. Book 3 of  Diamond City Magic is getting close to done. I hit a bit of a snag today when I couldn’t remember where in a book I included something, or if I put it in and took it out again. I didn’t find what I was looking for in the first two books, but it could be earlier in this book. So I still have to dig. Annoying. I’ll look tomorrow, I think.

I also started a new knitting project. It might be a Christmas present. Hush. I know it’s far away, but if you’re knitting, you have to start much earlier. This is a fact. I also found a cool crochet hat pattern I want to try. I’m still not that great at reading patterns, or following written patterns–I get confused–so it can be a slow process. The one I started tonight has fairly simple cables and repeats, so it’s making up reasonably quickly. Using some yarn out of the stash. Given I just added to the stash, this is a good thing. Also, crochet projects make up faster. Just saying.

Tomorrow will hopefully be some yardwork, some writing, and hopefully some fun stuff. Next week the boy starts a summer “camp” which is more like a class. He’s excited about it.

2 comments to “Sweet sweet coolness”

  1. Raquel Gulley
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     · July 11th, 2015 at 12:04 pm · Link

    I’m glad to hear that you’ve been able to write and that you got cooler weather!!!



  2. Denisetwin
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     · July 14th, 2015 at 11:31 am · Link

    totally understand about stash…. I am in the middle of a circle/square ombre crochet afghan and I bought WAY too much stash trying to get the perfect ombre effect for each color square. Good Luck finding your info!



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