Category Archives: Personal

Happy Birthday, Mom

My Mom is truly an amazing woman. Between her & my Dad, I could not have asked for more loving, attentive parents. Their guidance throughout my life has been invaluable, and while I don’t always take the path they suggest, … Continue reading

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Maeva

I’ve been knitting. Crazy, I know. I’ve even been knitting entire pairs of socks. Since it seems like a bit much to fire them all into one post, I’m going to show off my Maevas today. I made two pair. … Continue reading

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Awareness

Back in the beginning of September, a family very dear to me was hit with some pretty terrifying news. Their oldest daughter was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a form of bone cancer most often found in adolescents. While we have … Continue reading

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I’m Going to start a Tink-Along.

So. I’ve been busy, mainly dyeing and working. There has been a crazy amount of drama in my life lately, but I’ve been trying my darnedest to knit every night. I don’t always have the chance to, or I get … Continue reading

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Some people are just knit worthy

For the last 2 1/2 years, a woman named Treva has been taking care of my youngest daughter for 10 hours a day. I would blearily drop my daughter off at 7:30 AM and pick her up at 5:30 PM. … Continue reading

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Tristan & Isolde

For the last 6 years, a wonderful lady has been teaching my oldest daughter how to dance in the Highland discipline. She’s meant a whole lot to us, and she’s had to leave our studio because she’s had some really … Continue reading

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Poprock Love Bugs

This post here¬†made me realize just how much I was hoarding my yarns. I wanted to knit myself all of the socks with all of the yarns. I have some people who I will knit for, but not many. One … Continue reading

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Revamping the shop!

Back when I did the Rincewind¬†colourway, my recipe book which I had foolishly written in gel pen & the occasional felt tip marker (I have 3 kids. Pens are a valuable commodity around here.) fell into the last pot of … Continue reading

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My Stash. Let Me Show You It.

Okay just my fingering weight stash. I hadn’t realized how much it was growing until I went to organize my studio last weekend. Remember the WIP post? I didn’t include pictures of those yarns in my stash photo, and I’m … Continue reading

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My Yarn Shame

I know, I know. Shameless Twist expressing shame. BUT! I’m not expressing shame in my stash. I’m about to express shame in my absolute lack of ability to actually complete anything with it this year! Here. My WIPs. Let me … Continue reading

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