My New Spinning Obsession

My New Spinning Obsession

I had the unbelievable fortune to take not one, but two of the online class offerings from MDSW last week. My first class, Twist with Maggie Casey, was mind-blowing. For a long time... too long...I have spun the same default yarn. Now, that is not necessarily a bad...

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2021 Reading Challenge

2021 Reading Challenge
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Unraveled Wednesday | 5.5.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.5.21

If you're not making some mistakes, it probably means you're not trying hard enough. — Evan Davis Greetings, Gentle Unravelers! May is unfurling like the leaves on the trees in my yard and it feels so good! Me Made May is underway and it is off to a good start! My...

Looking Back | April 2021

Looking Back | April 2021

Snow in April is abominable," said Anne. "Like a slap in the face when you expected a kiss. ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Ingleside The start of April seemed to go unbelievably slowly – inching by at a snails pace. And there were so many days with snow! Gah, crazy I tell...

April is for Poetry | 4.29.21

April is for Poetry | 4.29.21

Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment. — Carl Sandburg April is just such an amazing month and I hope that during the month we have opened some doors and allowed you to ponder the...

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.28.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.28.21

100 years ago, buying something you could make was considered wasteful; now making something you could buy is considered wasteful. I am not convinced this is a step in the right direction. ― Stephanie Pearl-McPhee I thought this quote was exactly the reminder I needed...

Release | 4.26.21

Release | 4.26.21

Go outside. Don’t tell anyone and don’t bring your phone. Start walking and keep walking until you no longer know the road like the palm of your hand, because we walk the same roads day in and day out, to the bus and back home and we cease to see. We walk in our sleep...

April is for Poetry | 4.22.21

April is for Poetry | 4.22.21

Sometimes poetry is witty and clever...I think my grandfather's favorite poet, Carl Sandburg, hits this brilliantly with his poem Fog. When my grandfather would recite this poem to me I could see exactly what Sandburg meant in the clever way he uses a cat to describe...

 

 

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