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  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

      My Favourite Articles and Links This Week Studies show that creating art reduces stress- even if you are totally lousy at it. These 6 emotional stages of frogging a project are pretty bang on. 6 ways to grow older gracefully, no matter how old you are right now. The missing key to productivity is

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This week

    ¬†It’s been a weird week for me, as my smartphone completely died and took with it a LOT of photos that I hadn’t backed up. I mentioned it on my last post, but I’m really not over it. I’ve been writing a post all week that was supposed to go with photos that are now

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

    It’s been a busy (and short!) week for me, with only a few days here in Toronto between my trip to Fredericton last weekend, and gearing up for Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend. I wish fall wasn’t so busy!! Hopefully after this coming weekend of travelling, I’ll be all done for a bit and can get

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

    The winner of the Wool Me Tender ¬†giveaway from Wool and the Gang is….. Ane Marie! Her comment: Ooh. I love the bulky. Way more my speed than a fingering shawl, and I love the look. Dragonfly would be my choice of color. I might just be a total copy cat and knit the same

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

    My Favourite Articles and Links This Week Recently I’ve been trying to figure out how to talk to Lila about race and racial diversity, and I found this article to be really helpful. A great review of my new poetry book– I’m particularly pleased to have it described as ‘Anna Karenina gone furious’. I was

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

    And the winner of the SweetGeorgia Giveaway is…… Vanessa, who commented: “The colour capturing my imagination is nightshade. The pattern I would love to wear the most is the Amara cardigan. I think the placement of the vertical lines of cables is gorgeous.” (Comments are selected via random.org, but I thought it would be nice

  • Pin Ups and Link Love: My Favourite Things This Week

    Psst- I’m still on our big family trip, and if you are interested in seeing a few photos, you can find them here. My Favourite Articles and Links This Week I loved this- 10 extremely precise words that describe certain feelings, and yet don’t exist in the English language. 88 more truths I’ve learned in