We Are Pack

I tell yah, it’s really fun how all my friends happen to live so close to me. We may go weeks at a time without seeing eachother because life gets busy, but we are always near. Always ready to drop everything for a late night walmart run for ice cream to be eachother shoulder to… More We Are Pack

Limits

So, a coworker of mine is starting the process of training to join a roller derby team in town, and I figured, dare i? So, my first ever practice, first ever time on quad skates, I broke my elbow on my third fall about 30 minutes in. Long story short, I’m a dumbass. It was… More Limits

Tour de Fleece 2015

I’m about to wrap up my second Tour De Fleece!! I’m having a blast and really cranking out some pretty yarn. YUUUUUUUUMMMMMMMMMMMMM I’m hoping to get at least one more complete skein done before I leave for Florida this weekend. This year I sort of crashed a team for someone I found on Instagram who… More Tour de Fleece 2015

Plans Change

So, I was cranking away on this Lovegood cardigan. I used a heavier weight yarn, which called for bigger needles, and, even though I knew it would already be a bit bigger than the pattern, I added a few stitches. This is not why I frogged it. I frogged it because this pattern is mostly… More Plans Change

Gracious Heart

I want to take a break from talking about knitting and spinning this week. Don’t worry, I’m not going to delve into yet another ventilation about my crazy gig with social work, but this is really the only forum I have to really, really unload for today’s topic. I wanna talk about my dad today.… More Gracious Heart

Don’t Stop

So…remember how I was a crazy person and tried to get a pair of Mittens done in ten days? Yeah that didn’t quite work out. I am ENTHRALLED with this color work, but damn, it’s taking forever!!! I’m also glad I decided to make them bigger and felt them down, because my hands are swimming… More Don’t Stop