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New Year’s Resolutions January 4, 2011

Filed under: Musings — Cailyn @ 10:00 pm
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1) Stay home long enough to write a blog post.

a) Actually knit something.

b) Finish something.

 

It may not sound like an ambitious resolution.  But take a look at some of the places I went last year!

 

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February: Olympics in Vancouver

 

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March: Skiing in Whistler

 

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May: Sister’s graduation in Virginia

 

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July: Plays and the 4th of July in Ashland, OR

 

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July: Camping in the Gifford-Pinchot National Forest

 

September: Travelling across Russia

 

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October: Helping my sister in North Carolina

 

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November: Thanksgiving in VA (and North Carolina)

 

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December: Leavenworth, WA

 

And that’s not everything!  There were a lot of weekend excursions that I didn’t put in the list.  It was a truly wonderful year.  However, I’m looking forward to maybe spending two consecutive weeks in my own house.  I haven’t finished a project in months.  For a while, I didn’t even have the time or energy to knit anything at all. 

 

I did manage to get five patterns published this year, though, bringing my total available patterns up to twenty-three!  Things have settled down now that the holidays are over (which were lots of fun) so I’m planning on getting some good quality knitting time in soon- I have ideas.  Good ideas.

 

New patterns in 2010:

 

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Logi

 

Sitka

 

Consummate V 08

A Skein of Geese

 

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Danu

 

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Lunaria

 

I hope 2011 is just as great as 2010… but maybe just a little more local.

 

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