10 November, 2010

Episode 94: Hats!!!

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Weigh in:

Effortless Cardigan
School Socks
Core spun Shawl
Neck warmer hat


Fiber Exercise:
First spindle:


Cormo on Spindle
Merino on Roo

My exercise:

10 minute workout

Cooking School:

Washing fiber

In the Kitchen:

Baked Ziti
• 1 box Ziti or Rigatoni noodles
• 1 Can spaghetti sauce
• 1 Ricotta Cheese (16 oz)
• 1 pkg frozen spinach- thawed and drained
• 1 cup Mozzarella Cheese
• Parmesan cheese
Cook ziti according to directions. Put in 9" X 13" pan. Mix in Ricotta cheese and spinach. Mix in Mozzarella cheese. Pour sauce over top. Bake in 350° oven for 45 minutes. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese, serve. Delicious!

Pot Luck:

Agoodyarn: Gallitan Sweater
Knittinwolf: Brambles Beret
Wannaknitsox: Fish Cracker Socks
Bobbilicious: Helena's Escape to Albania

Field Report:

Hats!!! We made the goal and surpassed it!
Still collecting: MilMom’s husband’s unit is deploying in January, need 120 more!
Skype is wonderful!


Christmas list:
Hats (Bramble, Earflap hat, Beanies)
Fingerless gloves,
Felted boots (alpine boot slippers)
Trip to Sheep farm

Shetland Ewes
Shetland Ram

Good Staple Length
Staple length- good fiber

Good Fleece

Fleece- good fiber

White flecks are moth carcuses and you can see the powder from their eating.

Moth attacked fiber

Mouse decided this is where he wanted to live...see the seeds..

Mouse attacked fiber

On the Menu:

Holidays Waxed paper bags
Safety pin Christmas tree

Gadget Corner: