Author Archives: Nina

True Blood Season Finale!

I’m not going to go into any spoilers for those of you who haven’t seen the show yet without any warning.. so you will be safe to read this post up until you see the spoiler caption! I’ve found out … Continue reading

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Handspun Toasts

This time last year I was knitting my thorpe in this roving that I picked just for that project.. to my dismay I found that I have an inability to spin thick yarns and thorpe was meant to be knit … Continue reading

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I’m going to be a farmer’s wife!!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve no doubt heard somebody talk about the Farmer’s Wife quilt and the quilt-a-long… If you have lived under above mentioned rock, please see this link.. As you have probably already known, I … Continue reading

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Grandma’s 80th Birthday Quilt!!

August 16th is my Grandmother’s 80th birthday.. 80 is a big deal! She’s been an amazing mother to me my entire life, she’s taught me so many wonderful things, wiped away all of my tears, given me unmeasurable love & … Continue reading

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Family Recipes..

Lately I have been obsessed with cute recipe boxes! When I was a kid I remember playing with my Grandma’s recipe folder… she didn’t use a box but just a regular old green folder with pockets where she stuck newspaper … Continue reading

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Alice Rose

She was a craigslist find.. Canadian Production Wheel (CPW), estimated to be a Moise Lemay from 1880-1890. She’s got his signature tension mechanism.The only thing she needs is a wheel peg replacement and a little wax. I’m in love! She … Continue reading

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My LED Hoop!

If you’ve been following my blog for a while or know me personally, you probably already know that my husband and I are pretty crafty.. I’m sort of jack of all trades crafty and he’s very, very tech crafty. Some … Continue reading

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Handspun Baby Sweater

There has never been a project that I have knit that I love more than this right now! I spun the yarn for this during the AllSpunUp’s spin along last year.. it’s the ‘Somewhat Seuss-ish Trout’ colorway in polworth. I … Continue reading

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Kitchen Remodel

Things here are chaotic at best! We’re in full demolition of the main floor of our home.. which includes the kitchen, bathroom, dining room, living room, and laundry… I think we are now approaching the halfway point. The cabinets are … Continue reading

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instagr.am obsession

So I am that photographer who seldom carries a tiny camera in her purse but uses her cellphone to snap those random images of things, people, and places you want to remember… but they are all so RANDOM!! and cellphone … Continue reading

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