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Yarnful Thursday ~ Spun Ware Over the Rainbow

While I was at home, my mom and I met up with Mandy Poje of Spun Ware Over The Rainbow. Mandy has some beautiful yarn colors that she hand dyes in her home. She also spins fiber into yarn for some of her clients as well. I gave this spinning thing a try and let… Continue reading Yarnful Thursday ~ Spun Ware Over the Rainbow

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Working on My PHD.

Its so hard to stay focused on one yarn project at a time when you spend spare time waiting for appointments or when you can't sleep scanning Pinterest. This is why I end up where I am today... With a HUGE PHD load. And before you shake your head and wonder "what have I missed?"… Continue reading Working on My PHD.

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Yarnful Sunday ~ Week 1

Happy Sunday! NaKniSweMo 2016 is in full swing.  I cast on my Tourist Sweater on Tuesday evening and started the collar.   As of last night, Day 5, I'm half way through the shoulder increases (Raglan increases).  I'm really excited about watching this thing grow as I go!   There we are...I might actually finish… Continue reading Yarnful Sunday ~ Week 1

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Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Official Weight

Good evening!!   I hope your week has been as grand as mine has been!   I started my liquid/shake Pre-op diet on Monday.  My official weight from my pre-admin appointment on Friday was 257...that's 25 lbs down from November 18!  I'm very pleased!  Since Monday I've lost almost 3 lbs already. I'm a little… Continue reading Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Official Weight