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Rush Limbaugh at his best….an ass

Now I’m sure this statement is no great shock to anyone but this guy is the most pompous asshole I think that has ever “graced” the airwaves. So the new spot with Michael J. Fox that has him asking voters to support candidate Claire McCaskill because of her stance of stem cell research…. Rush Limbaugh …

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Knitting for Charity…

If your reading this…and a knitter or crocheter (I’m not judging you, but crochet?) then please consider knitting for the local battered women’s shelter here in Edmonton. http://www.amandawoodward.com/scarfdrive06.html If your not, grab your wallet and make a donation to the WIN house it’s an amazing opportunity for women in abusive relationships to get out and …

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Spring is the AIR!

Except of course, it’s not…it’s practically winter. But metaphorically it’s SPRING, flowers are blooming, the sun is shining and ALL IT RIGHT WITH THE WORLD. My simple knit bodice pattern came today…..

Kneel down all who doubt me!

Ha!Damn you gods of unfinished projects! You thought you could drag me into your lair…..well not today! I have completed pajama pants for not one but BOTH girls in under 24 hours. It is not relevant the pile of flannel that sits below the pajama pants yearning to BE pajama pants….those pajama pants are Christmas …

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I’m not busy enough…

CLEARLY that must be it….otherwise why did I find myself at the fabric store buying flannel? What the hell is wrong with me? Okay, let’s suppose I’m NOT insane (shut up Rox) and that I just really want to make the kids homemade pj’s this christmas…..then I’m not insane, I’m in fact very sane because …

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ooooo, I got tagged!

Four jobs I’ve had:Realtor (this is sooo not just a job)Texaco gas girl ( my first job)MomDaughter (okay if you met my mom, you’d KNOW this is a JOB) Four movies I can watch over and over:Sound of Music (shut up!)Dirty Dancing (nobody puts baby in the corner)The Princess BrideMuch Ado about Nothing with Kenneth …

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Postal Service Rant…

Now I’m not one to usually complain (shut up and quit laughing) but my mailperson is annoying. We don’t get mail everyday at my house cause if it’s raining, no mail, if it’s snowing, no mail, if it’s super hot, no mail. The old postal service about sleet and snow apparently don’t apply to my …

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I want my Simple Knit Bodice!!!!

I suck. I suck bad. I just have to finish Cait’s sock and then I will reward myself with my simple knit bodice…..but I haven’t…and I can’t. I’ve been struck with second sock syndrome. I am doing anything to avoid finishing the second sock. For god’s sake, today I EXERCISED!!! Has it come to this? …

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For K.T.

Here’s a new picture of Elijah being a cowboy….. note the treadmill in the background, it’s dusty.

The Last Knit I’m pretty sure this is how my life …

The Last Knit I’m pretty sure this is how my life will come to an end….the least she could have done is cast off…and a really obsessed knitter would have cast off and started all over again.