Category Archives: Personal

The Good Stuff

Ah, what a wonderful Monday to be off of work, buried in snow and ice! I’ve finished a skein of handspun!  It feels like such an achievement. As some of you may know, the giant alpaca project really killed my spinning time and mojo. But finally this past week my wheel beckoned me to come […]

View full post »

Crafty Buffet

Oh hi! Sorry for the crickets. I came to the realization that I haven’t finished anything, knitting-wise, in over a month.  It’s so unlike me.  For awhile there I felt in a slump. Wasn’t really feeling excited about anything.  That’s when I switched to cross stitching for awhile, and that helped fill my need to […]

View full post »

28

Today is my birthday, and I am happy.  Until this birthday, after 21, I never really looked forward to my birthday.  It felt just not so exciting anymore.  But this last year of life has taught me a lot.  I feel that every year that goes by I learn more about who I am and […]

View full post »

Cast On Party

What do you do when you finish a big, never-ending knit?  I have found that I sort of go nuts and cast on a lot of things.  Some things stick, others are frogged.  I guess I take the freedom of being finished with said object a little too literally.  I put three things on the […]

View full post »

Let’s Talk Stash

Do you place limits on your stashing?  Do you have a yarn budget?  The photo above shows (partly) where my stash used to live.  Recently I began to hear the “whump” of bags falling off the shelves.  Overflow style.  No matter how I origami’d the bags on the shelves, I never seemed to create more […]

View full post »