This Week in My Dreams

I think because I’ve committed to knitting sweaters for both kids before the snow flies — or, let’s be realistic, before the snow stops flying this winter — I’ve been obsessing nonstop about knitting shawls and wraps. Of course I am. I may have even cast one on, but I’m still kind of in denial […]

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WI Sheep & Wool 2015 Recap

Well, despite the extra large cup of syrup my daughter ingested on her pancakes right before Wisconsin Sheep & Wool yesterday, the subsequent sugar high that ensued, and the fact that both kids had handled taking my mom to the Quilt Expo in Madison the day before & were pretty much hitting their patience limit, […]

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It Could Definitely Be Worse (Probably)

Sometimes things end up a bit of a disaster. When I got my fiber club installment from Cloudlover Yarn & Fiber in the Spice Cake colorway dyed on the most luxurious Organic Polwarth + Silk base, I did my best to get right to it. Like most of my spinning projects, the first 4oz flew […]

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Last Call(s)!

I got my latest installment of the Cloudlover Yarn & Fiber Fiber Club last week and I was in a spot that allowed me to start spinning within a day or so. As most of you know this is not usually the case for me because I always have a multitude of other obligations, but […]

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It All Comes Together in the End

My friend Sue is one of the very few people with whom I actually get to sit and knit. She’s just a very good friend who has very patiently opened her home to me even through this past fall when my schedule was insanely erratic and constantly changed at the last minute. She was the […]

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