Monthly Archives: November 2011

Baby it’s cold outside

Hello from Blogland! We have had a lovely week here in Chicago. It all started with Chris and Eve driving from Pennsylvania to come and stay with us for Thanksgiving. We loved seeing them, and got to do some good … Continue reading

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One month gone already!

It honestly seems like yesterday but we landed in Chicago a month ago! Amazing how the days all merge and you never get anything done. Except maybe crochetting 🙂 It’s Thanksgiving on Thursday, so we have our lovely (Aussie) friends … Continue reading

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Yes, I’m excited. Yes, I know the novelty will wear off by March when we’ve had 5 months of snow. But, for a newbie it’s pretty darn exciting to be out walking and think to yourself “those raindrops look different…. … Continue reading

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The first rainy day

Alas, it does rain in this beautiful city. The view today not as sparkling. But… for those who are interested my ripple blanket for Sylvie is coming along beautifully, and I’m really enjoying making it. There is something so therapeutic … Continue reading

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So the day was just glorious today! Walked around town all day, doing all the important things (shopping for wool- only bought one ball – very restrained of me ;), going to Gap and Old Navy for some necessary clothing … Continue reading

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