12 July, 2017

Episode 262: Better Late than Never

I recorded this episode two weeks ago. I apologize that it has taken me time to get it uploaded. Please enjoy. 

As always, show notes can be found at www.thehighfiberdiet.blogspot.com and on the ravelry group. 

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Episode 262:

Weigh in:


Socks-Opal Ron colorway

On my needles and hooks:

Central Park hoodie - Highland Handmades in Worth Waiting for.

back one size smaller than fronts

short row sleeve caps

Summer Love Wrap- shepherds wool in Spring chick

Exploration Station- Stephen West, MadelineTosh Tosh Merino Light

Graduation Socks- Felici in Wizard - true after thought heel


Grellow - chain plied. 120 yards of bulky

On bobbins: 

18.5 Fiber from CJ Kopec creations. Merino, silk, camel, and alpaca. 

Colors from uniquely yours 

Tour de Fleece: July 1st- check out Team Sasquatch on Ravelry

At the table: 

From the Yarn Hoarder podcast:

100 acts of sewing:  dress 3 and skirt 1. 

Still need to get fabric. 

Need to make some clothes to wear to work. 


Firmoo glasses- stiff, a bit small but they fit. Need to get the arms bent a bit. 

Came with a cute clamshell case and an eyeglass screwdriver keychain. 


All projects talked about are in projects shared on the Ravelry group. 

Grocery shopping:

Hippo butts (and heads) stitch markers from Ann Tudor

Leather punch gun

Graduation and birthday prezzies: 

Hand made journal

Hair wrap and bands

Mug decals

Gift card

Double stack pressure cooker tins

Pearl earrings

Mindful moment:

Hygge- thought process


Little Bear turned 6

Bear and family got the house!! They move in this weekend. 

Michigan Adventure- rode all the roller coasters!! 

End of internship


Job hunting

Killed another steam cleaner :( priced linoleum for floors redo. 


Health check in:

Esophageal ablation

NSV: Repairing stairs

Sarge picked me up and set me inside the house.


New recipes: skinnytaste.com 

On the menu:

Stitches Midwest

Michigan Fiber Festival

Northern Michigan Lamb and Wool

Knittin' in the Mitten 2017

13 spots available: bunk, bring.a.bed, day-tripper(full event), Saturday only. 

Information on the Ravelry group. 


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