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Bike Rally Rhubarb and other fundraising...

Well, it’s been a busy couple of weeks but the fundraising has continued.  Week three and four have been possible thanks to the great support of some lovely friends. 397 more words


Karmic Balancing Here

Things aren’t going the best for me in the world of being steadily employed, but I teamed up with Elizabeth Lovick to offer some wonderful things to Stephanie Pearl-McPhee (aka… 310 more words


Knitters aren't Quitters

Like so many knitters I am an avid reader of the adventures of the Yarn Harlot aka Stephanie Pearl-McPhee. On many a morning I ‘come to’ with a cup of coffee and her blog on my phone. 1,067 more words


A Little Excursion into Fox Paws

Fox Paws is a crazily unique design by Xandy Peters. I’ve long regarded knitting a creation from another designer as an excursion into their brain. It’s often an interesting journey. 1,126 more words

Pattern Highlight

One advantage knitting has over video games: I don’t lose all my progress if I forget to press the “save” button!

-Yarn Harlot


An Idea from the Yarn Harlot

I want to share a great idea from the Yarn Harlot.

Some of you may not have met the Yarn Harlot. She’s a wonderful and very funny lady from Canada who has captured knitters, all kinds of knitters in her many books. 463 more words


The Day the Earth Stood Still. Or, at least, it sure felt like it.

Today, it snowed. I drove, I shopped, I prepped. And I knit not one single stitch.

I had the extremely good fortune to spend the weekend at my honey’s house, which is about 400 miles away from mine. 665 more words