Yarn Along

Oh, I love Yarn Along 🙂


Especially when I’ve been reading and knitting.  Well, I only got to knit one row but that’s 400-something stitches so I feel pretty good about that.  And I was so optimistic that I took out the yarn and needles for the next project 😉

My stack of reading still includes You Are Your Child’s First Teacher and Mother Teresa.  I’ve also added in some (3) Advent books – A Coming Christ in Advent by Raymond E. Brown, Bright Evening Star by Madeleine L’Engle, and 7 by Jen Hatmaker.  I’ve read the first two in previous Advents and enjoyed both.  7 I’ve been waiting for from the library for almost 4 months and when it came available this past week it seemed like the perfect read for getting ready for Christmas.  And it’s definitely giving me lots to think about.  I also added Knit the Season by Kate Jacobs to the mix because I needed a novel.  And it’s about the holidays.  And knitting.  And I just can’t stop myself in the library.  Yes, this crazy mama who is barely keeping up with the dishes (I’ll tell you about that later) has 6 books going.  What can I say, I love books 🙂

And for my Canadian readers – there’s a giveaway going!  ‘Cause who doesn’t love a giveaway?


About *kate

A mama looking for a little piece of peace in her day.
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10 Responses to Yarn Along

  1. karen says:

    There is nothing wrong with loving and reading books as many as 6! Keep going! I love knitting projects that have 400+ stitches 🙂

  2. Heather says:

    I love reading too and often have a stack going! And 400 stitches is an accomplishment.

  3. Angela says:

    Wow, that’s a stack of reading! What are you knitting that required a 400 st cast on? A shawl?

  4. Yay, Kate! One row of 400 something stitches is a true acomplishment.

    I hope you enjoy Knit the Season. It wasn’t too bad.

  5. heathermama says:

    my gosh, one row of 400 stitches?! that is a big project.

  6. I just got the new edition of Your Are Your Child’s First Teacher as well. Loving it so far!

  7. Kathleen says:

    I will have to check out some of your books! Happy Knitting!

  8. meghann says:

    400+ stitches in a single row? Yikes! I’m tired just reading about that… xo

  9. Curious as to what you are knitting, 400 stitches in one row, yikes! I have You Are Your Child’s First Teacher on my wish list for Christmas.

  10. Phew, those are long rows! Well done for finishing even one, that must be endless!

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