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I watch a lot of CNN. A LOT. Here’s is my personal problem with this hurricane. It’s too much. I can’t do much but pray, and I don’t even know where to start. I am completely overwhelmed. being overwhelmed gets me wondering, can you just be whelmed? Irony, thy name is dictionary.com whelm    (

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I kind of want this shirt. The contrary part of me thinks "Heck yeah!" Then again, I love this one too. or do I? So what’s up withe the summer ending? The problem lately is that the last two summers I’ve started new jobs right at the beginning of the summer so I haven’t had

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I have finished my Adamas Shawl! Designed by the great Miriam. Mine is done in Misti Alpaca laceweight, double stranded. I used all of two skeins and about 3 yards from the 3rd.  (That’s right, 3 yards. To finish the bind off. I kill me.) I did 10 12-stitch repeats, trying to always remove the

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Ah, not really. Just knitting along.  But I thought I’d show off a few of the girls. Here’s my Fiery Bolero in progress: She hasn’t been getting a lot of love lately, in this age of lace, but she’s next on the list for finishing. I’m probably just avoiding the part where I have to

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I’m back! The last two weeks have been my company’s convention, and let me tell you, you haven’t lived until you’ve spent 4 days with 4,000 rubber stamp obsessed women. (Hi Kim!) It was a good time. I worked about as hard as I ever have (mission aside) and LONG hours, but you’ve got to

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Pour ce post, ma priorité est de remercier ma Secret Pal. Franchement, c’est moitié vrai que je suis gâtée. Je suis hyper gâtée. Quand je l’ai vu, j’ai fait la petite danse Colissimo. Un Colissimo est toujours un bon signe. Comme ça se voit, j’étais trop enthousiaste d’attendre prendre une photo avant de l’ouvrir Dedans,

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Born on Labor Day last year, it’s been in labor itself for a while, but ladies and gentlemen <gentlemen, hehe>,  I present to you my Flower Basket Shawl. But, and you’re thinking "Shannon… finished something… are the pigs flying RIGHT NOW? What time does the hockey game start?" That’s not all. I finished my Big

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