Tag: silk

More fiber goodness

Long have I wanted to see a basket full of yarn that I have spun up myself, thanks to my new wheel I have achieved that goal I struggled for so long with my old wheel, that I often had to walk away for… Continue Reading “More fiber goodness”

Tour De Fleece

For the first time ever, I am taking part in Tour De Fleece….mainly because this is the first time I’ve ever heard of it, also because I can’t seem to stop spinning. I joined team Port Fiber after stopping last weekend to grab more… Continue Reading “Tour De Fleece”

What season is it?

With the chilly weather outside, one could hardly believe that it is almost summer time, the bugs, flowers, and allergies are here, but we have been lacking the warmth from the sunshine. I’ve found ways to distract myself though, in the form of canning… Continue Reading “What season is it?”

Spinning

When I went to the New Hampshire Sheep and wool a few weeks ago, I learned something new and it changed my life…. I can now spin “thick” yarn, the entire time I’ve been spinning I’ve struggled to spin anything thicker than the picture… Continue Reading “Spinning”

Hello May

First I just wanted to say, that I am not disappointed about the snow that is supposed to arrive tomorrow. Yes, I know it’s spring, I can’t help it. I am however worried about these little creatures Hopefully they will stay nice and warm… Continue Reading “Hello May”

And another

Smells like springĀ 

All that snow we got is quickly melting away, we have patches of grass in our yard right now, while I know spring won’t be here for another few weeks, and I’m certain we will have a couple more light snow storms, I can’t… Continue Reading “Smells like springĀ “

That’s a lot of snow!

And it’s still snowing. Yes that is right, we got about two feet of snow and are in the process of getting another 10-14″ and you know what, I’m part of the minority that is absolutely loving it. I recently purchased four knitters pride… Continue Reading “That’s a lot of snow!”

Go go go

Time is flying these days, when I’m not on the go, this spoiled furry princess is commanding my attention  Including the exact moment (that picture was 90 seconds old when I started writing this) We have even MORE babies keeping us on our toes … Continue Reading “Go go go”

Put on your dancing shoes

Hello *waves*, I am back from my unplanned sabbatical. We’ve had a few weeks of craziness going on here, and as a result I am still trying to catch up on sleep, so I can catch up on knitting & crochet projects. First I… Continue Reading “Put on your dancing shoes”