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Installing Hadoop & Spark on a Mac

Hadoop best performs on a cluster of multiple nodes/servers, however, it can run perfectly on a single machine, even a Mac, so we can use it for development.

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Moar Yarn!

I’ve just listed another 12 DeStash Yarn listings in my Etsy shop and I’m about to list a ton of hand spun art yarn! Need a little fun accent on a project? 36 more words


Introducing: Over the Rainbow Cuffs

I had so much fun knitting my new Over the Rainbow Cuffs with these:

Knitted Wit’s Gumballs (fingering weight 45 yard mini skeins) in the Going to the Chapel version of her Resplendent Rainbow theme. 292 more words


Two Left Feet

It’s been almost a week since I cast on for a pair of “Soul Socks” but I have to tell you, my soul must have been in need because I finished the first one within a day of casting on. 331 more words

Yarn: Day 25 of A-Z Challenge

Story of yarns and me


Beautiful yarns of different colours, is what winter reminds me. The warmth of hand knitted sweaters by my mother in jittery winters was like a covering protecting us from cold and evil eyes. 297 more words


Knitting Gauge with Berroco Indigo

Gauge is one of those things we talk a lot about as knitters but don’t always take the time to explore. For this week’s yarn post, I’m excited to talk about knitting gauge, specifically with regards to… 683 more words


Debbie Bliss Rialto Luxury Sock

We’ve been working with Debbie Bliss Rialto Luxury Sock which comes in a large, and exciting array of colors. It comes in 100g balls, and is 75% Super-wash Wool, and 25% Nylon.  538 more words

Stash Fine Yarns