Monthly Archives: December 2010

Bog Socks

Just after Christmas, I finally finished the Nov/Dec pair of socks from the Made in Oregon sock club that I joined this year.  The pattern is “Bog Sock” and they were knitted in Pico Accuardi Dyeworks 100% Superwash Merino Wool … Continue reading

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Christmas Scones

I told my husband this year that I would make him anything he wanted for breakfast on Christmas morning.  We both really like scones, so he asked for chocolate and peppermint scones.  I admit, this didn’t sound all that appealing … Continue reading

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A Curly Scarf for Christmas

Back in September, a beautiful scarf (Barb’s Koigu Ruffle by Churchmouse Classics) caught my eye at my local yarn shop.  I was there that day to knit socks but I was early and so I decided to browse the store.  … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season!

‘Tis the season (for cookies)!  Every baker I know looks forward to the winter holidays because it’s an excuse to bake with reckless abandon.  Every year I put together a little treat bag for my husband’s co-workers and a few … Continue reading

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