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My New Toys

I bought myself 3 new fancy toys this summer. I tend to be pretty damn cheap, so this was a big deal for me.

1) After many, many years of borrowing one/going to someone else’s house to serge the tiniest part of an alteration, I finally bought a serger. 195 more words


Nothing Super About Superwash

After much moaning and groaning, I finally finished the 4 oz. roving of Mountain Mist (60% Superwash, 30% Bamboo, 10% Nylon). What made this such a “pain” to spin? 191 more words


Dig it OUT!!

When I started training for my first MS150 race back in 2010 I started taking cycling classes @ the local 24 hour fitness as an indoor method of training. 498 more words


Progress and Diversity

The first day of classes are over and I need to do homework as well as some tech-editing tonight, but I thought I’d show my progress over the last week or so. 611 more words


Affirmations and Attitudes

Happy Sunday, Gang!

First question – HOW IS IT ALMOST SEPTEMBER?!  What the heck!

Anywho…now that that’s out of the way…..

As a coach, an athlete, friend, daughter, cousin, and sister….but most specifically as an athlete and coach….I find that keeping a positive attitude about the workout or practice or run or experience makes all the difference. 1,157 more words


My first Fiber Festival

I just got home from attending Twist. It was the first time I’ve been to a fiber fest, and pssibly the last. I’m just not a festival person. 704 more words

Yarn Problems

My Felt in the Guild Exhibition

My  guild exhibition opened on Wednesday. we had a vernissage  Thursday evening.

I can now show you the hat I have been working on for ages. 144 more words

Wet Felting