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I have a lot to be thankful for!
Interests: A lovely book to read when it rains. Chilly weather camping trips. Frequent shopping at Farmer's Market. Attempting to master cooking like my mom. Taking advantage of quiet times. Playing in the snow. Long road trips. Dreaming of living in a cabin in the middle of nowhere. Knitting with the perfect yarn.
Recent Activity
Look how late I am in posting. I was finishing up a sample knit for a designer. As you know knit happens. Yes, I did go there. ;) Happy Sunday! As I was working on my sample knit, my sock yarn was tempting me from the corner of the room.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday! This post is not going to be all about the knitting as usual. Maybe because my head is elsewhere right now. Do you ever have one of those weeks where something is bothering you and it sticks to you like a fog? Kind words or the lack there... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday...wait no, it is only Friday. Early posting for me, right? That is because I have been given the opportunity to review a book for you all today and give a copy away. The book is Knitted Mitts & Mittens by Amy Gunderson. Into knitting mitts, then this book... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Well hello there! It is Sunday and I need a few more days of the weekend, anyone else? I know, I know, you want to find out who won the lovely Luna grey giveaway. :) So without further ado... Random Generator has spoken~ #160 Joyce Hi Andi, Congratulations on 4... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
The first day of Spring has arrived. I think this Spring has been one many in the around the states have been looking forward to for many cold months. The new season has been known to bring new life to recipes, gardens, activities and knits. No surprise when I went... Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday! We made it to the weekend, a statement that seems to be shared by many this week. This Sunday finds me trying to regroup. Awaken a tired body that has been in desperate need of a nice long walk. Been reading about tea, while sipping tea. Is that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Has it really only been four years? Seems as if we've been friends much longer than that. To say it has been an amazing four years would be spot on. As a thank you and a celebration of my blog turning four, I have a giveaway for you! The fact... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
I mentioned last week that I was honored to be one of Liesl's guest for a little Q&A series that she hosts on her blog entitled, 3 Questions. In her introduction, she put out there some questions to all about their knitting styles. Liesl asks, " Maybe you always need... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
I know, it's Saturday, not Sunday. With the week being as long and busy for me as it was, I decided to post a bit early. Giving myself all day Sunday to relax. Sound good? Then again this is the monthly loves post, can it ever be too early for... Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
The week felt very loud to me. I was in need of peaceful comfort knitting, so I reached for socks. Nothing fancy, just plain stockinette to soften the noises around. No television, only the radio and occassional podcasts. An opportunity to explore colors out of my comfort zone. A future... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Well hello there, and happy Sunday! How did the week treat you? Pattern : Antarktis Yarn: String Theory Hand dyed yarn fingering Lots of knitting is happening. At least it feels like it, but still nothing off the needles. It will come as no surprise to any of you that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday! Today is the day, a very important day for some of us. Does this picture explain why? My boys made it to the SuperBowl! I am also recovering from the world's longest cold/sinus infection crud, meaning no beer for me. This is a good thing since my nerves... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Woolly... Pre-knitting days, when I thought of the word woolly, certain colours came to mind. Current knitting days, the colours that come to mind are all of them. I used to make vows of solitary love to certain colours... dismissing others, without giving them a chance. Today as I glance... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Hello. First loves post of the year 2014, how fun is that? How has this new year been treating you? Are you still on track with resolutions or goals you made? I think I am still on track. Not that my resolutions were any big deal, they were more changes... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
A truly beautiful post. How lucky is your husband to have such a poetic and beautiful person as a partner and vise-versa.
Toggle Commented Jan 21, 2014 on FOR YOU, MY LOVE at lady i swear by all flowers
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This giveaway is now closed. Thank you for entering!!! Happy Sunday! I have been excited for this Sunday to come so that I can share with you some lovely new to me yarn. Do you remember that I talked about upcoming yarn and product reviews in 2014? First up for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Hello! We made it to another Sunday, Hoorah. Life is good like that. :) Any fun events or happenings going on for you this weekend? For me, after a crazy long week of work, I was happy to just knit. I fell behind working on squares for Sam's blanket. The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday. Have you recovered from all the holiday hooplahs? The last bits and treats from the holidays are still be nibbled on. While at the same time I am trying to eat better, but hey there are almonds under that fun candy shell. Does that count? Before I get... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
The new year will be upon us. Are you ready for it? I have made my list of resolutions. Does your list look like mine? Heh! To help with my list, a new KAL is beginning January 5th. If I do say so myself it is the perfect KAL for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
May this post find you healthy. May this post find you at peace. May this post serve as a reminder of how much you all enrich my life everyday. May you have the merriest Christmas today! “Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn't before! What if Christmas, he thought,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
Hello! We are three days away from Christmas. Will someone please tell me where this year went? I am so looking forward to family time. However, I do wish I had just a few more days to finish up some last minute ornaments. But then I think, who would I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
Despite the knitting frenzy some of us are in, this time of year is our year. Our year to create, knit or crochet, plan, and gift. Warm pumpkin tea is being sipped while gifts are being knit. Listening to Christmas songs, during the completion of a comfort blanket for a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
It is that time of year, the holidays. Even saying that, makes me freak out a bit. As many yarnies know it is the time where some of us crazies choose to wait till the last minute to do our Christmas knitting or crocheting. My tip...turn on some of your... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
November is my favorite month. I can't believe I almost let it slip by without sharing my Loves. There will be new to me products, wonderful treats, and of course a visit to Loves around blogland. Didn't I just sound like a tour director? Ok...step right up, first stop a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter
Happy Sunday! Before I get into the knitting content, I will make sure and let you all know the winners for last weeks Karbonz giveaway. I will be contacting also be contacting the winners via Ravelry. Liz in Missouri, USA - OOOOOoooooooo - I would SO love to give these... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2013 at My Sister's Knitter