Category Archives: Yarn

Enjoying the City 

Hey Everyone!  It is early Saturday morning as I am writing this post. Yesterday (Friday) which ended only about 15 minutes ago for me was a productive day.  I finished up the pair of socks I was knitting. I knit … Continue reading

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Moving on from Disappointment 

Hey Everyone! I had an interview this past Tuesday, for a job that I probably would have enjoyed. I found out today that I didn’t get the job. I am trying to keep my mind off it and focus on … Continue reading

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Breaking out of the Insulated Bubble

Hey Everyone! I know I have talked about wanting to move away from the City, and if I have the opportunity I would. At the same time, in exploring other parts of Portland I have found other neighborhoods that feel … Continue reading

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50 Random Facts

Hey Everyone! I have been doing this blogging thing for a few years. I started this particular blog back in August of 2014, though I have been blogging on some level since 2011.  I decided that it was time to … Continue reading

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Life is so much more…

Hey Everyone! With looking for work, I have also had time to think about, what I am working toward, what kind of career I want, and the goals I want to accomplish. There is a part of me that still … Continue reading

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Life is Returning to Normal

Hey Everyone! As much fun as it was to have my Aunt and Uncle visit from Canada, they had to head back up north yesterday morning. On their way back home, they were stopping by my oldest cousin’s house, for … Continue reading

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Getting a new Transformer

Hey Everyone! Today’s excitement was having the power company come out, and replace the transformer on the utility pole outside of the house. The power company had gone around and left paper notices on the doors of houses over the … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

Hey Everyone! The snow had finally melted off last week, in plenty of time for my weekday off.  After having been stuck at home for the better part of at least two weeks, due to ice and snow. This past … Continue reading

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Winter Cabin Fever in the City

Hey Everyone! We have had snow on the ground for 7 days straight. Here in this part of the country means the roads are an ice skating rink until it melts off, so the city & schools has been shut … Continue reading

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2017 Goals

Hey Everyone! 2016 is quickly coming to a close, and I am not sad to see it go. It was a fairly uneventful year that I kind of feel that in some ways that I wasted.  I am hoping to … Continue reading

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