Monthly Archives: January 2010

deadlines!

First up we have the Green Autumn (Druid Mittens) by Jared Flood. I love these mittens more than words can say.. however, I have found that the yarn I chose has left a lighter dyed band around the center of … Continue reading

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they say time heals all broken hearts?

I would say that it’s every parents nightmare to outlive their children and it’s every child’s nightmare to lose their parents. These days we have so many things that rob us of precious time and one thing about humanity that … Continue reading

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Hogwarts Express!

Remember when I joined the Harry Potter Knitting & Crochet House Cup group on Ravelry and I said I would share a little more about it with you? Well.. now is the time! We are sorted into houses at the … Continue reading

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Tasting..

It’s been a while since I shared some photos of the food I am testing for Celine & Joni‘s new book ‘The Complete Guide to Vegan Foods Substitutions‘. If there is one thing I can say about the recipes I … Continue reading

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Decisions, Decisions

After I got my spinning wheel, I knew I wanted to spin with other spinners.. where? I have no idea but I do know there are local spinners who meet up and spin together a few times a month.. and … Continue reading

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Mosaic Opal Handspun

I’ve had a love/hate relationship with this yarn. When the box came and I saw it for the first time it was everything I hoped that it would be.. the color was beautiful! soft pale pinks and blues mixed with … Continue reading

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my little pony hand spun

Having my spinning wheel sure keeps my hot little hands busy! This is my second handspun. It’s roughly fingering weight.. I plied with gold metallic thread to add a little sparkle.. I am so proud of this yarn!! I ended … Continue reading

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2009 in review

It’s pretty customary to blog about what you did in the last year and mourn its passing.. I spent a lot of 2009 being sick or injured and it just seemed to be a really chaotic year. It could have … Continue reading

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Hello Mrs. Breeton

Now that the holidays are over and life is starting to return to its normal speed, I finally have things to blog about! I finished these beautiful Mrs Beeton’s on Christmas eve. I was never a big fan of wrist … Continue reading

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