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Andi
SunnyAZ
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
Happy Monday! As you may know my usual postings happen on Sundays, but thanks to a lovely request from Erin I am participating in a blog hop. Erin is someone that I feel lucky to call a friend. Her numerous talents are endless and the quickness with which she knits... Continue reading
Posted 21 hours ago at My Sister's Knitter
Does the world ever feel like it gets too loud for you? It does for me and during those times there is nothing like retreating into my own world with a bit of knitting. Please press replay here as I will say it again and again, knitting is such an... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at My Sister's Knitter
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It is that time of year where I celebrate my birthday with you all. Another year older and another year that I can celebrate my day with you. Although my actual birthday is not till tomorrow, it wouldn't be the norm for me not post on a Sunday,right? This year... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Whoosh! That is the sound of another month flying by us. Where did it go? It is possible that because our lives are so filled with things day in and day out that our weeks and month seem to go so quickly. My attempt at another sock yarn blanket. The... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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I am with on counting down the days till winter. I adore your little man and his fantastic outfit.
Toggle Commented Aug 24, 2014 on countdown to winter.... at woolythyme
Happy Sunday! First off I want to say thank you to all who wished me a good week after posting about my stressful one. I felt the love and I did indeed have a better one this time around. I think sometimes we all need to have bad days in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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It has been a stressful week. We all have them, right? As I am now well into the weekend trying to knit away thoughts of my week, I am asking myself whatever did I do before knitting? I may have grabbed a book and a cup of tea to fend... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Whew! Thank goodness you made it. Even Freddie looks relieved. :) This is really a beautiful pillow. I think my couch needs one.
With all that we have going on every minute of everyday, it is good to find things we can do for ourselves to bring out the happy. Pink yarn in my favorite shades, a beautiful gifted pattern, and some much needed knitting time....bliss achieved. Certain knits have a way of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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This post will be a little bit of this and a little bit of that, a hodge-podge of topics if you will. So please bear with me as my subject matter changes from one direction to the next. Let’s start with the knitting content. Ever since my brief flirtation with... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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I will never tire of seeing and hearing about people's creative spaces. This is fantastic. No wonder you create (make), so many wonderful things. Inspiration is in abundance in your space. I love how you described how you are always knitting. Same here.
Toggle Commented Jul 29, 2014 on Blog Hop....Creativity at woolythyme
Nearing the end of another month, and that means time for this month's loves. Despite the nasty heat here in AZ, knitting is happening. We will chat a bit about that before I send you around blogland. Since I first layed eyes on this shawl, I have thought about knitting... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Life is good, and those socks are great!
Toggle Commented Jul 20, 2014 on in season (socks)...are in season at woolythyme
** This Giveaway is now closed** Part of my plan for 2014 was to share with you my some of my favorite yarns by indie dyers.Through my explorations of the knitting world, I have been fortunate enough to have found some amazing dyers and designers. The best part is that... Continue reading
Posted Jul 20, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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That is a brilliant little knit! Smart cookie you are to use sand.
Toggle Commented Jul 13, 2014 on cearnog... at woolythyme
Maybe the title leads you to think that this will be another post that includes FOs. Nope, not this post. Instead I have been thinking about the Psychology of our WIPs and FOs. Or rather the Pyschology of my current WIPs and FOs. Last week I asked you all about... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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When something comes off the needles. The sheer joy of it can at times be magical. One of those times where you are proud of yourself because the pattern, the yarn, and the color all came together swimmingly. Dew Drops Shawl by Bex Hopkins yarn~ Quince & co Finch in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Good morning, good afternoon, good day, and happy Sunday! It is nearing the end of June and that makes it time to share some loves. Tea messages are always a happy maker. Especially when one is trying to get over a wee bit of a bug of some sorts. Browsing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Happy Sunday and happy Summer! Are you ready for the warmer temps? As usual I am not, but since when it that anything new. Just please be ready to forgive any future whining sessions about the heat. As most people, I long to knit on things that are light and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Happy, happy Sunday. It felt like an amazingly long week, therefore this weekend feels much needed. We have Father' day to celebrate, World Cup watching, and the start of a KAL. Are you doing all three this Sunday? I have one covered, I have began my project for MySister'sKnitterSockYarn KAL/CAL.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Happy Sunday! We made it through another week. Hopefully you have earned some much needed time with your needles or hooks, and have been able to squeeze in some yarn. I have as you can see, cast on yet another project. Now here is the odd part, I have been... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Who doesn't love a fun self-striping sock yarn? For me it has become a bit of an addiction. Imagine the happiness that came over me upon meeting Ashley of Little Dyeworks. Alright seriously, does this colorway scream Andi? Good thing this one is mine, the color is called Aurora and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Hello, and happy Sunday to you! Hopefully this post is finding you relaxing and possibly in the midst of a three day weekend? If so, then I am with you. I am spending my weekend trying to decide which of my books I am going to revisit. Ignoring the fact... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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An excerpt of a common phone call..." What are you doing?" (them), "Knitting." (me). There is no way for you to detect tone by this example, but it is an almost apologetic "knitting". Why is that? Why do I feel the need to apologize to the the non-knitters in my... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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Happy Sunday and Happy Mother's Day to all you moms out there! My Saturday consisted of working on projects and finished others. Funny how if you actually knit on something it gets done right? Magical I tell ya. :) I finished up these Vanilla socks that I started three months... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2014 at My Sister's Knitter
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