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Decreasing the yoke and ssk vs k2tog

I started on the yoke last night and about 8 rows into the decreases I realized that I was angling them the wrong way.  The instructions only specify a k2tog before and after the central purl stitch which gives and uneven look. 115 more words


I am asking all the French educated Jews...

I am asking all the French educated Jews…

Why a nationalist in France is considered by the French Jews as a criminal, while a nationalist Jews of the worst kind in Israel merit all the respect? 62 more words


An argument for sewing your Amanda before continuing with the yoke

I finally got to the glorious moment of finishing all the parts before the join. Once all the parts were on the needles, it was pretty awkward to continue.  227 more words


Are You Tired?

I’m tired all the time. I know I shouldn’t be, but I am. I also know I’m tired because I keep carrying more of the load than I’m supposed to be carrying. 378 more words


FO - New Year KAL 2015

I love this sweater!  I’m so glad we did this, everyone!

If you’re new to the blog, this sweater was our New Year’s Knitalong, 2015.  For these knitalongs I try to write as we go, addressing the sticking points of the pattern or project.   276 more words


God Is Within Her, She Will Not Fall (Psalm 46:5)

So I wanted to start of this post with a little anecdote from my mom today. Before I jump in, let me introduce you to some background first. 1,225 more words


Foolish Wisdom

There is a short story about a dog carrying a bone. He passed through some water and saw his reflection.  He though the dog in the reflection wanted to take away his bone.   767 more words