Tag Archives: Frivolity

Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat 2012

I blame Lucy Neatby for this picture: I blame no one but myself for this one: …but those are stories for another post. Until I was moving out here, I’d never heard of the Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat. I was bemoaning the fact that our moving timeline meant I was going to miss Sock Summit […]

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There’s a peacock inside every magpie

A question and answer session with myself. Q: “There’s a peacock inside every magpie?” What the heck does that mean? A: Stick with me here. What are magpies known for? Their¬†obsession¬†with collecting shiny stuff, right? But why? Why do they need to have all the pretty things? Clearly, it’s to make up for a perceived […]

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Grande Prairie Hats

I love hats. Growing up, I wore hats all the time, although it was usually a ball cap. Now that I can knit, however, I enjoy making myself all sorts of hats. One might look at that collection and think I have enough. And one would be wrong. For one, I no longer own all […]

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