Tag: spinning

Birthdays and Visitor

Well friends, my youngest child has finished up another trip around the son. He is now, as he says, a preteen. We had a small celebration at home of course, with his last minute cake of choice. He changed his mind several times over… Continue Reading “Birthdays and Visitor”

Not to jinx anything

Everything has been going smoothly since I last wrote. We had a small harvest this year, despite the large garden. The drought complicated things. We had a third of the amount of potatoes, some zucchini, turnips, and well radishes that no one in the… Continue Reading “Not to jinx anything”

Just some things

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”

Here, there, everywhere

That’s where my mind is tonight, because I dared to have two cups of coffee and one cup of black tea today. I keep going back and forth to working on this beautiful Bandana Cowl I found on purl soho To looking up areas… Continue Reading “Here, there, everywhere”

Melting

Day by day the snow is quickly leaving. Birds now go out during the day While two dogs keep an eye out for winged and four legged predators Garlic is popping up through the soil And several rows of potatoes have been planted. The… Continue Reading “Melting”