Yarn Along

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I thought it might make me feel a bit better about the chaos reigning in our house right now (the appliances are clearly conspiring against us!) to post a Yarn Along with Ginny today in spite of the fact I have so little to post about…still occasionally stitching away at Harmon’s 6-12mos Wee Envelope & reading The Hobbit with Coralee.  I read it in high school, but I don’t recall any of it.  I keep picturing Gandalf as Dumbledore–makes sense as the films share the same actor (edited to add: no they do not!  just strikingly similar & I absolutely knew that, too, argh; thanks for the correction, K!)–but I’m also confusing the two characters to a degree now.  Reading with one eye open as you fall asleep with a nursing baby on top by the light of an iPhone does things to you. xx 

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10 thoughts on “Yarn Along

  1. Psst…not the same actor just both elderly men with impressive, albeit fake, beards. Also both people I’d like to be when I grow up. Especially Gandalf, he talks to butterflies.

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    • Oh my goodness, lol, you’re so right! See? I really need to stop reading so late at night. I think I will probably continue to picture Gandalf as Michael Gambon anyway…its ingrained in my psyche now. I owe you an email, Katharine! Hope all is well! xx

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  2. Such a cute picture! I am enjoying checking out your blog. πŸ™‚ I am a Nebraska girl at heart–and the prairie is such a deep part of who I am. Currently, we live in Missouri. Even though it is not the prairie, I do love it here–so green, hilly, and full of trees. I love The Hobbit, though it’s been years since I read it. My husband loves The Hobbit, but does not care for Lord of the Rings–odd, right?! And, yes, I can relate to the light of the iphone while nursing . . . messes with the eyes . . .

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    • Hello! I’m so glad you have been enjoying my blog. Prairies truly are a part of my heart & my family’s, probably why we named our newest cat ‘Prairie’! I have actually been told by several people since posting this that they, too, prefer The Hobbit and did not enjoy LOTR much at all. I guess I will have to keep reading so I can have an opinion, too, one way or the other. Hope all is well down South! x

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