Monthly Archives: April 2013

even dreaming house

Ready for another update? Ready for more “house?” We have the numbers crunched, and the mortgage approved. Now there is just the small matter of signatures on the paperwork, and getting it put through land titles. The number crunching took … Continue reading

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we haven’t eaten at the table in weeks

Still plugging away, answering emails and phone calls and trying to keep all the trades organized. Lists, lists, diagrams, photos and lists; and a snowstorm of paper to go with it! Waiting on quotes, and very happy for the ones … Continue reading

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and so it begins

This has been the busiest week ever.  I am amazed at, and in awe of, the house building process.  I am also exhausted, but strangely energized.  These house building challenges have to be met, or we don’t get a house … Continue reading

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intuition

I am not an intuitive knitter. I’ve been thinking a bit about a post that Annie at Knitsofacto wrote recently. I was thinking about it, and while happy to have a hobby that I enjoy very much, I also realized … Continue reading

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in dutiful documentation

And voilà, the Hazelhurst! I used to be the type of knitter that finished a project before starting another one. I sort of lost that along the way, and the time between start and finish of certain projects was getting … Continue reading

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it’s done and I am happy

My fingernails are painted the most beautiful shade of candy-apple red. This colour is my latest addiction, which I discovered while trying to finish Sonja’s scarf in time for my self-imposed April 1st deadline. I was getting tired of that … Continue reading

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