26 July, 2011

Episode 123: CRS

Weigh in:

Switcheroo socks- Forgot the pattern
Hitchhiker shawl- Alpaca yarn
Costa Rica shawl- Pattern now Eyjafjallajökull Shawl


Fiber Exercise:

Masham finished


Novelty Yarn- Finished


Mad Colors- Cupcake- Thank you KatieO (jetgirl1313)


Highland handmaid- Bo Peep


Cooking School:

How I cast on for a circular shawl

In the Kitchen:

Pizza Noodles

Noodles of your choice
Pizza Sauce or Speghetti sauce

Cook noodles, drain and rinse.
Add cheeses
Add sauce stir.
Add toppings and stir in

Place in baking or micro dish and heat to bubbly

Serve with garlic bread and salad.

Pot Luck:
(Ravelry is down at this time, will update with links soon)

PatSand- evenstar buttercup
Barbro- Leo Tunic
Tgknits- Summer Flies with Mommy Needs Yarn
ToadyJoe- Gaybreak PRIDE
Hipknittingmama- Firebolt

Drill Sergeant:

Questions for Sarge


Yellow Ribbon Event
Tapas bar- San Chez
Breakfast on the river front- Benthams
GRF Presidential Museum
Heat Wave
Harry Potter!! Read along?
Crap room to Craft room
Crap room - before
Working on After
Interlocking cubes-

On the Menu:

Michigan Fiber festival
Knittin’ in the Mitten

Gadget Corner:

Inspinknity ultra fine lace blocking wires

14 July, 2011

Episode 122: Coke Addict

You can listen here

Weigh in:

Switcheroo socks- still in time out
Hitchhiker Shawl- 19 teeth in
Lovina Shawl- cast on and ripped again!
Costa Rica Shawl- some love

Fiber Exercise:

BFL- Navajo-362 yards -heavy fingering


Merino- Cyber Suicide- 134 yds- worsted (picture soon)

TdF Mechanical problem- cats eat my drive bands!!

My exercise:

Still losing weight
Ankle still giving me pain. Walking some.
New Podcast- Forever Yoga’s Chair Yoga

Cooking School:

Masham- Shazam- 4 oz spun- 4 to go
(picture soon)

In the Kitchen:

Grilled Pizza

Pot Luck:

Uncontrollable Impulse
Soft and Sweet
Aqua shrug

Grill Sergeant:


4th of July
Painting the shed
Harry Potter Film Fest-
Midnight shopping at Walmart

Podcasts: New to my listening or viewing
Addicted to yarn-
Counting sheep
Family Fiber-
Fluffy Fiber-
Hippie Penguin-
Hollywood Knitter-
Knit1 geek2-
Ladies of the knit-
Mommy needs yarn-
Slinging stitches- in color
-Stash resolution-
Yarn on tap

On the Menu:

Michigan Fiber Fest
Stitches Midwest
Knittin’ in the Mitten- Room list is up

Gadget Corner:

Row Counter Bracelet

04 July, 2011

Episode 121: Travel, Mill, Wheel & More

You can listen here

Weigh in:

Switcheroo Socks


Fiber Exercise:

Tour de Fleece- BFL from Page Wood Farms


New Wheel- Morning Street Wheel

Just out of the box
Morning Street Wheel
Just 2 screws to set it up
Add the Flyer
First Spin

Making a leader and starting your bobbin


Cooking School:

Tour of the Stonehedge Fiber Mill
Wild Fibers Magazine
Photos from the mill tour


In the Kitchen:

Party Drinks:
Blue Hawaiian
White Sangria

Pot Luck:

June Cardi
Rosebud Shawl
Ruched top

Mess Hall:

Barbro: Dear Sarge, why do most men like colors like dark blue and black?


Picture links:
Lots of travel

Birthday Shopping

On the Menu:

Knittin’ in the Mitten

Gadget Corner:

Umbrella Swift from Knit Picks