Knitting just happens to be at the top of my list of creative things to do right now. I also crochet, weave, spin, sew, quilt and do paper crafting and rubber stamping. Never in any exact order. And never as much or as often as I would like since I am also raising children. That, of course, is my primary responsibility in life right now, and I love being a mom. It's even better when the children share in these other things I like to do.
If you want to take a look at some of my 'moonlighting' craft adventures, check out:
Yes! It dawned on me a couple of weeks ago that if I wanted to stay in contact with my friends here, I need to use the blog option, not try to keep up with the discussion threads.
I'm not going to whine, really I'm not, but here's the low down on the latest MIA.
1) Replaced 166' of drop pipe and pump in our well. But only after 6-8 weeks of nursing it along until we had the $$ for that unexpected expense. (12 children, 3 of whom are toddlers, and monitoring…Continue
I'm having trouble getting any decent pictures to put into this post, so I've decided to just write the info, and then sometime later if I can get the pics to come out, I'll add them in. (I think I can do that?!)
Anyway, the idea here, was for me to put into one place all I know about singles, plies and setting as it pertains to singles. If I 'dump' all I know, then I think it's easier for everyone to digest that info, collate it with what they know that isn't here, then we can…Continue
And a couple of wonderful sights, as well.
This is the mountain we see to the northwest out our livingroom window every day. Several views of it are in Cowgirl's album, but I thought this one was 'a little different' enough to share it with you.
This next photo was taken out…Continue
Some time ago some of us were talking about the advantages of having a Wooly Winder for a spinning wheel. The main ones being you don't have to handle the yarn and move it from hook to hook on your flyer, and you have an evenly wound bobbin. [This may have taken place on a discussion that has been deleted since I'm not finding it to link to it. =( ]
It would be great to have the advantages of this…Continue