Snippets: Handy Holiday Hats


Dear Ann: I hate to be the one to bring this up, but the holidays are approaching. It’s true: they are approaching, whether I bring them up or not. Every year, I take the pledge not to embark on a holiday knitting voyage of doom, and every year around December 15, I break it. I get caught up in the Christmas knitting spirit, and before long I’m all intense and pressurized about it (and having a fantastic time). Kristin’s hat...

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Christmas Eve Tidings

Christmas Eve Tidings - 1

Dear Kay, I just checked the weather in Omaha, and it’s looking to me like you’re having Some Weather out there. Among the thrilling things I read was this: “11.4 degrees. Blizzard warning. Light Snow. Blowing Snow. Freezing Fog.” ALL AT ONCE? FREEZING FOG? JEBUS, woman! I don’t even know what that is. Did Pa Ingalls’s friend bring you that stick of horehound candy yet? Anybody sleeping in a snowbank? Things...

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