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Invigorating Nostalgia

6, January 2017

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The obvious tale my website spins is that I have been undergoing a number of changes in my life. Applying my field of technology experience to the yarn industry since I began blogging in 2002 is one. The huge personal life changes are meeting BFF and my daughter’s birth. All three were instrumental when I […]

October Sprints

14, November 2011


I had just sat down at my computer ready to talk about what I thought was the last couple of weeks when it dawned on me — yesterday marked one month since my trip to Hartford, WEBS Yarn Store, Leyden Glen Farm, and Rhinebeck’s NY Sheep and Wool Festival. Knowing that I am over a […]

Chickens, Chickens, CHICKENS!! – Knit Talk 2011/07/12

12, July 2011

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After leaving Kristin Nicholas‘ cool studio, I set out to my next visit further north. Originally the plan was to meet Melissa Morgan-Oakes at WEBS Yarn Store in Northampton, MA. Instead I drove up about twenty minutes directly from Kristin’s farm to Melissa’s. Once there, I was as smitten with her place as I was […]

Amy Singer Plays at WEBS

26, September 2009


For weeks I have been anticipating Amy Singer’s lecture on September 24th and her lace class on September 25th to WEBS, which is proudly touted as the world’s largest yarn shop. To those folks who are curious, Amy Singer is the founder and publisher of the online magazine (“e-zine” in many circles) Knitty. In its […]

Family Comes First

1, July 2008


To everybunny that has been commenting here, huge bunny hugs of thanks from the bottom of my little heart. One of my summer resolutions is to answer each and every comment, and I will do my best to answer all of them since the postings in April. If I have not responded right away, I […]

A Rockstar Arrives at WEBS

1, May 2008

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I’m not through with knitting Clapotis Or yarn clubs I’ll never get in It’s like the toe of the sock That I’m never gonna graft This life has turned out like the way I want it to be (Tell me what you want) I’d like a fixed up house in a ‘Ronto hood And a […]