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Paralysis & Moving Forward

All that is gold does not glitter; not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither; deep roots are not reached by the frost. --JRR Tolkien I’ve really fallen off the blogging train this past year, which has had me thinking a lot about this little space here and… Continue reading Paralysis & Moving Forward

handspun · Patreon · process · spinning · videopurls · weaving · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 104 Live: Weaving & Warping; Opposing Plies Yarn

Thank you for tuning in this week! We had to move the Live Stream one week early due to an unbelievable number of field trips this month. I love the Fall and the cool, crisp mornings, which are perfect for wearing sweaters and shawls; however, the number of pumpkin patch trips is a bit overwhelming.… Continue reading Episode 104 Live: Weaving & Warping; Opposing Plies Yarn

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Continually trying.

Over the past year and a half, I've been on a journey of self-discovery. I haven't completed said journey as of yet - there is still much to learn. I had set the goal for myself of working towards 'getting in shape' by the age of 40th on my 35th birthday. I was sick of… Continue reading Continually trying.

handspun · knitting · Patreon · process · socks · spinning · videopurls · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 103 Live: Llama+Silk and lotsa sock yarn talk (opposing plies)

Thank you for tuning in this week! For those who made it to the Live Stream, thank you for your time. The links didn't work at first but I re-loaded the Patreon post and then we were smooth sailing. Thank you for baring with me. Welcome to new and returning viewers - I appreciate you… Continue reading Episode 103 Live: Llama+Silk and lotsa sock yarn talk (opposing plies)

handspun · knitting · Patreon · process · socks · spinning · videopurls · wool n' spinning · yarn

Episode 102 Live

Thank you for joining us this week. For those who joined the live stream, thank you for taking the time to do so! Welcome to anyone returning or new to the show: I appreciate you checking us out! This week, we catch up after the summer months. I announce a September giveaway but forgot to… Continue reading Episode 102 Live

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Episode 99B: Indigo Afternoon & Travel Knitting

Welcome to another episode of Wool n' Spinning -- this time a bit of a step back in time to some shenanigans that happened in July. In terms of watching in order, this episode fits perfectly between Episode 99 and 100 but it is being released after Episode 101 as a sort of late bonus… Continue reading Episode 99B: Indigo Afternoon & Travel Knitting

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Episode 101 Live: Vegan ‘cashmere’ and Harvest Socks

Thank you for joining me this week! Welcome to new and returning viewers. Thank you to the patrons of the show - I really appreciate your continued support. It's hot here -- the air is heavy with forest fire smells! We chatted about some spinning growth, some finished socks (which I haven't photographed yet) and… Continue reading Episode 101 Live: Vegan ‘cashmere’ and Harvest Socks