South Dakota in our Hearts

While many people think of this when they think of Badlands National Park… I think of this…You might guess that the Badlands just might be my husband’s favorite place on Earth.  I’ve come to really love these gently rolling hills of the Sage Creek area, too — partly because being here feels almost like home, […]

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Finding South Dakota

My husband and I are opposites in a lot of ways. As you can imagine with this reality over 11years of marriage we’ve carefully honed the fine art of compromise. From our home decor, to where we live, to how we spend out time, pretty much every aspect of our life is a middle ground […]

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Meet Laurel the Lion

Growing up my mom had a big loom. In fact, she still has it. I have no idea what kind it is or how it works, I just know that it’s comparable in size to my upright piano and that it makes rugs if used correctly. While as a fiber artist I’m definitely interested in […]

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Tour de Fleece 2014 Wrap-Up

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I love the Tour de Fleece. With the exception of the KALs I’ve run on my own, it’s definitely my favorite fiber arts event. I love the talented spinners on the teams I’ve joined and I always learn a lot. I also appreciate that it really […]

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Home (Bitter)Sweet Home

After being away from home for the better part of the last two weeks, this morning I think we all awoke feeling a little like this… So happy to be in our own beds. Our family loves to travel and we’ve had wonderful trips, adventures, and visits over the last couple of weeks (of which […]

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