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Striped Update

It’s been an absolutely INSANE week. Totally. If getting back into the routine of school wasn’t hard enough, we’ve had things like friends in bike/car accidents, old friends from out of town surprisingly visiting, ocular migraines, sick kiddo, and a completely insane work schedule complete with a grant submission due. 267 more words

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It's Your Anniversary!

It’s been raining. If you have at any point ever read my poetry blog, perhaps you came across my “ode” to rain. I have been fiddling with this blog off and on every since my last post in attempts to find a theme – 384 more words


Etsy Store Update

Lots of handspun and handpainted yarns, as well as spinning fibres, now listed for sale in the EarthMother Designs Etsy store


NEW! Tomato Soup Handspun Yarn.

100% Wool from Corriedale, Finn, and Rambouillet Cross Sheep, hand dyed.
About DK weight, 13 wpi.
Available at: http://www.valentinearts.etsy.com.

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Silk Yarn from India

My husband got home this weekend from a two-week work trip to Bangalore, India. For the most part, it sucked. A lot. I’m not used to being a single parent to our two kids and rambunctious puppy, so that was stressful. 933 more words

in progress.

I have a couple of things I’m excited to share with you but … they aren’t quite ready to share. One of the projects I’ve been working on this week is almost complete – I’m just waiting for some decent weather to photograph Norah and James! 321 more words


Slowing Down

After a whirlwind vacation, this was my first weekend at home. Due to a very busy week, I was certainly looking forward to some downtime this weekend, and I do believe I got it. 341 more words

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