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Wool witch

Meet my new cozy sweater which will be part of my Halloween costume: Enchanted Mesa by Stephen West. I used leftover MadTosh and Fibre Company yarns to create this stripey, geometric cropped sweater. Ravelry link It was hard …

Slow Clapotis

I’ve been following the #slowfashion movement online, amazed by the handmade clothing, knits, thrifted garments and refashioned items I see. It is inspiring – I have so many plans and ideas for my own slow fashion routine. And …

Grunt work?

In a recent meeting, a coworker referred to the maintenance of website links and general upkeep of a website as grunt work. That phrase stuck with me, as it has a slight condescending tone, and my ears have …

Wednesday

Today I’m jumping in with the Gutenberg editor in WordPress, because I have very few posts on this blog so far, and I’d like to get comfortable with Gutenberg to help support the WordPress sites we manage in …

Wednesday

Enjoying my coffee in a new tumbler from the Fort Worth Zoo, which I visited last week. Thinking about sewing projects, especially a dress I just finished using customized fabric with an image from the Orra White Hitchcock …

Wednesday

Overwhelmed. This is the word that I’ve been using for the past two years when I think about social media, all the information online, the news, television shows, books, even sewing patterns. There is so much. More than …

Wednesday

Today I did my first stand-up report in Slack for the start of our Islandora 7 research sprint. I even used Markdown to format it properly… Excited to look at the possibilities with Islandora 7, and to think …

Thursday

Today I’m trying to burn a song to a CD. I haven’t done this in many years. It is taking forever to get everything in place to do it – shows you how tech changes! Just finding a …

Pi day

We had a great Pi day in the library, and I’m getting ready for another one at the school tonight. Here is my pie, with homemade pate brisee, which turned out really well!! Yum! I’ve been thinking about …

Monday

Daylight savings has wiped me out! Back to eating my Van’s Power Grain waffles for breakfast – so filling, and perfect for a morning of team-building work with the MBTI. In other news, I’m starting to plan my …

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