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If you’re here, reading my posts, it’s likely that you knit or crochet. I love meeting fellow stitchers and discussing yarns and projects. I’ve also discovered that learning what fellow stitchers do when they AREN’T crocheting or knitting can be just as interesting.

When I don’t crochet or knit, I…

Teach – I teach math and science part time at a local middle school.

Do Website Design and Management – I’ve helped create and maintain websites like and

Doodle – Not everything I do has to have an obvious purpose.

Grow Vegetables – This year I’m limiting myself to one pepper plant and some mint, but in previous years I’ve had as many as 30 plants going.

Listen to Audiobooks – I can listen to Harry Potter over and over again.

Play Tetris and Bejeweled – What did we do before smartphones, huh? My pre-bedtime ritual involves laying in bed and playing a game or two before I go to sleep.

What about you? What do you do when you aren’t stitching?