Tag: yarn

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”

Breathing

I’m not sure if it was a night spent under the sky watching hundreds of shooting stars, evenings just watching sunsets lazy afternoons lounging the hammock that Toph surprised us all with, spending time with my animals but I am feeling immensely better….it could… Continue Reading “Breathing”

New Friends and Birthdays

Recently Ragnar the Rooster made his way into our flock of chickens, not in the usual way of hatching, arriving as a chick, or being purchased. No, one day he arrived via box left at the end of our property. I have been wanting… Continue Reading “New Friends and Birthdays”

Just some things

I’m here

Thank you for all the kind words, I am back and feeling better. I’ve been able to get my anxiety under control. Still dealing with family situations but I am working through things and plugging along. I was able to finish the baby blanket… Continue Reading “I’m here”

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”