Author Archives: Olivia

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Knitting, travel, sailing, and writing

The Long Road Back

So it’s been weeks since I’ve posted. Mind you, the knitting needles have not been idle but I have been in cars and planes more than I can count at this point. After the Paris trip I had 4 days … Continue reading

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Knitting My Way Through Paris

I admit I’ve been home for nearly 2 weeks and haven’t updated the blog. But let me explain: I’ve been knitting up a storm. Well, that and planning a baby shower, household duties, celebrating my son’s birthday (made a cake, … Continue reading

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Pardon the Interruption 

Knitting and traveling in Paris Continue reading

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Of Ships and Sealing Wax

Knitting yet another baby blanket Continue reading

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Monday Blues

Knitting baby blankets Continue reading

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Blanket Statements 

Baby blankets take forever. Continue reading

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Princess Pinafore 

One of the fun things about having a baby girl to knit for is all the new patterns and stitches to try. Some turn out adorable and others (like any knitting projects) well..not so much. This time, thank the knitting … Continue reading

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Birthday Crown

I’ve been knitting furiously and am half way done with the blue baby blanket. Luckily for me it has been announced that the baby will indeed be a boy. Whew. But a large crib sized blanket can get tedious so … Continue reading

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New Year, New Projects

So 2016 was not only the year of an horrendous election it was the year I knitted every person in my family something for Christmas. Most of the last months of the year I was on a tear to get … Continue reading

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Pink Bows and Petticoats 

The new year still has morning dew and snow dust on it and already I’m a third of the way through another project. I have project envy when I get about 3/4 of the way through with something. In my … Continue reading

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