Monthly Archives: September 2010

Eating My Words

About two months ago I wrote a post outlining my writing plans for the rest of the year.  Well, I think it’s highly unlikely I’ll meet them. I’d love to be finished with Book 1 by October 20th, and I’ll … Continue reading

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Finished Yarn


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My first yarn!

I finished!  I finished spinning my first wheel yarn.  (I don’t count the first one as it was just for practice.) I’ve ended up with 450 yards of fingering/dk weight yarn in Sunburst 50/50 Merino/Tencil from Knitty and Color. Pictures … Continue reading

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Spinner’s Thumb

I haven’t written a blog for the past few days because I got stubborn and wanted my next blog to be about my newly finished yarn. I’ve been spinning so much recently that my thumb and first finger are sore.  … Continue reading

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Digging In

Five weeks ago my world turned upside-down.  Rob was offered a transfer to Texas, a move we both wanted, and we took it.  We could have taken our time to move, but we thought the best thing would be to … Continue reading

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Checking out a (semi) local yarn store

Today I went out to Yarnorama in Paige, Texas.  I chose to go there because it gets really good reviews, and because it is a very large and well known spinning store.  Not only is it a well known and … Continue reading

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Spinning Again

I haven’t picked up my knitting since Rob and I moved from our condo in Virginia.  I’ve meant to, I’ve thought about it, but I haven’t.  I don’t know why, I’m sure there’s a reason for it, possibly an emotional … Continue reading

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