Episode 3: Take Three

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Episode 2: Do What You Enjoy

Episode 2!!!!! http://youtu.be/715JXfiAVOQ I jabber on about .... My Vanilla socks. I use the after thought heel socks by Laura Linneman Frabjuos Fiber Teach Yourself Visually Hand Dyeing by Barbara Parry I mention The Dyers Notebook podcast … [Continue reading...]

Episode 1: Hard to Get Started

Yes, I decided to start a video podcast. We will see how it goes… https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=raMFcJ4gwMM Show Notes: – Lunabud yarns — it was actually her sand piper sport weight – Needle review: Knitters Pride Karbonz, Chiaogoo, and Addi Sock Rockets

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WIP Wednesday


Some socks that have been on the needles a long time went to my knitting group. And I started a shawl….. That’s about it folks. All work and no play!

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And then the big knitting block

I was churning out stuff then…. Boom. Mental knitting block. I need some inspiration. I also have been wanting to spin again…….. That itch has started. Time for some lists. Cause I like lists. 1. Knit another shawl for my show. 2. Buy new fiber to spin. (Oil wheel first) 3. Buy some carbonz knitting […]

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Just some going-ons


I spent a week back at work after being sick trying to catch up….. I finally did right before I left on Friday evening! And, I have three whole days off on vacation. We don’t have plans, just hang out with the boy and do nothing…. which at this point sounds like total bliss to […]

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FO: Striped Baby Hat


So, I just made this up and I don’t know that I love it. I also really messed up my striping changes….. However, I wanted to share anyway. The illness has made me productive if nothing else. Next time, I will mind my stripes. I don’t know it would knit it as “tall”. I like […]

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FO: Simple Shawl


I know I’ve already shown you because I am so impatient. But here’s some more notes. I was going to write up a recipe but it’s so easy – I will just explain what I did. (I also am still lying here with hives …. ) I pulled out some old Trekking Hand Art made […]

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Still struggling


I missed work all week and have struggled to keep myself out of the ER. I am currently up to 6 prescriptions and I feel like I’m barely above water. I have never experienced a reaction quite so violent. It starts up with angry hives and turns into swollen lips and tongue and goes downhill […]

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Medical Emergency


I try not to talk too personally on here, but I have a lot to say today. I had a medical emergency. On Saturday, driving home from shopping, I started itching. I was blotchy red on my chest and hands. Got home – took a Zyrtec and didn’t think much about it. (I have a […]

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