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My first Video Podcast

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My first Video Podcast

Image via QuiltMoxie A few weeks ago I had to honor to be interviewed by Ariana of QuiltMoxie and today it went LIVE!!  I had such a great time talking with Ariana talking about entrelac and my experiences with Craftsy.  I think you will enjoy it too.  The photo above is her version of the […]

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Planes, Planes, and Automobiles

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Planes, Planes, and Automobiles

I’m on my way west and you know it’s going to be a good trip when your packing is anchored around sundresses and flip-flops. I am indeed traveling completely for personal enrichment and am really looking forward to sun and sea. I have 3 knitting projects with me and since I’ll be gone for 2 […]

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Why Time Is Not Money: The Knitter’s Secret

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Why Time Is Not Money: The Knitter’s Secret

Image via Flickr by Tax Credits I was recently listing to one of the marketing gurus I follow and he stated that the old adage, time is money is just not true. And I would be the first to agree. Time is valuable, true. But much more valuable than money. Where money measures wealth, value […]

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What’s New and Inspiring At TNNA

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What’s New and Inspiring At TNNA

Sunday concluded my time at TNNA. As always I am glad I invested both the time and money to be here. The in-person networking opportunities as well as the touch-and-feel aspects of seeing new yarns and samples is difficult to replicate in other manners. Add to that the unique educational offerings and it really is […]

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Fast and Easy Tamale Pie

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Fast and Easy Tamale Pie

When Kellie and I began talking seriously about taking this blog to the next level I took a class that asked me LOTS of questions to get me thinking about our blog.  One of the things that came up is both us are pretty good cooks (not chefs) with an emphasis on quick and easy […]

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Knitting Counterpanes

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Knitting Counterpanes

I love knitting books, so I’m today I’m using the latest addition to my library as the inspiration for my post. This is something Gwen and I will do periodically, and we like to call it Pick a Page. Knitting Counterpanes by Mary Walker Phillips was recently reissued by Dover, and I’ve really been looking […]

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Picking a Winner and a Lesson in Randomness

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Picking a Winner and a Lesson in Randomness

A little over a week ago I asked for some assistance in picking a color for my next skirt project. Today the votes were tallied and the results are in….and the greens/browns won by almost 2 to 1! But what I loved most were some of the “editorial” comments that were shared along with the […]

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The 4 (or 5) Web Apps That I Barely Knew Existed 30 Days Ago That I Now Can’t Live Without

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The 4 (or 5) Web Apps That I Barely Knew Existed 30 Days Ago That I Now Can’t Live Without

Image via Flickr by Investing in Gold Information technology is not a new, foreign or difficult thing for me to work with or grasp.  In fact, my previous careers and college degree were in the areas of computer/information technology. So I have also had my fair experience with the speed in which technologies can change, […]

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Top 5 Secrets of Blogging

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Top 5 Secrets of Blogging

Image via Flickr by Peter G Trimming Everyone thinks that there are secrets to blogging (well, at least to successful blogging). I know that I did! And in fact, there are secrets…so with a bit of time, sleuthing and concerted effort I have discovered those secrets. Now I am going to share them with you.  […]

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Originality?

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Originality?

I picked up a book that was a staff choice at Politics and Prose the other night. It’s been incredibly inspiring and just what I needed right now, so I can give it a hearty recommendation. It has a name that may be off-putting for some, and it might seem simplistic in its presentation, but […]

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