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What Am I Doing Over Winter Break?

The answer to that question is... reflecting.   I think most people get reflective when New Year's Eve gets close.  One can't help but look back over the year and think about things that could have been handled differently, or things that need to be repeated more often.  I have quite a bit to reflect on, as this past year has been a big, complicated mess.

Reflection has not been my only activity.  I have been crocheting up a storm recently, riding the high from finishing 6 or 7 scarves right at the last gift-giving minute.  Here's a pic of my 3 still in progress:

I'm in a scarf rut right now, but my crochet New Year's Resolution is to tackle socks, afghans, and amigurumi.  That's the thing about crochet and knit- it takes skill to do the fancier stuff- and I'm an advanced beginner (if that). 

All of this crochet also makes me miss my knitting days.  I'd like to add a couple of knit projects in, just to make sure I don't completely forget how.  Some …