Well this is familiar

Evidently I can’t write cohesive posts anymore (as my unfinished drafts seem to indicate) so I’m back to my favored form of blogging In farm news, we have new poultry much to the amusement and disdain of the USPS. They came in waves First the French Guinea keets that were met with coos and smiles […]

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Thanksgiving 2008

Aren’t my guys too cute sporting their turkey handprint shirts especially for Thanksgiving?¬† Sophie’s even matches her skirt… how’s that for planning? ūüôā¬† Seriously though the kid’s loved their shirts and they were super cute!¬† I opted for glued on googly eyes and waddles which of course were promptly plucked off, but were cute while […]

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Spinning and a Dye Job

I’ve been spinning a good bit here lately.¬† I spun up both the Whorling Tides braids and the PetuniaLu braid as well.¬† It took me a few minutes to transition from spinning Shetland to spinning Merino but I think the WT braids turned out fabulously! I tend to double ply everything, just because I like […]

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SAFF

On Saturday we went up to Asheville to check out SAFF (Southeastern America Fiber Festival).¬† As usual, it was great fun although this year it seemed extremely crowded (so much so that I didn’t even see some of our usual fiber friends/vendors!).¬† ¬† First I stopped by PetuniaLu¬†and snagged a lovely persimmony orange braid of […]

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