Monthly Archives: January 2014

Wild About Fiber!

I recently took a trip to a Spinning Retreat in Florida. I was surrounded by my friends and had an absolutely glorious time. I also managed to get a lot of Spinning done and that always feels good. Somehow I … Continue reading

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Chile for a Chilly Evening

With the whole area still under freeze alerts and severe weather warnings, I had to go to work. So last night when 8pmĀ  finally rolled around, I bundled up in my coat and piled on the hat, mitts and scarf … Continue reading

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South Georgia Snow?

I live in South Georgia, about an hours drive from Tallahassee, Florida. It seems the weather is the main topic of conversation this week. The whole state is is a tizzy about the pending Snow Storm. Granted, up north a … Continue reading

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How to Cooler Dye

If you are a Hand Spinner, then I’m sure you’ve bought prepared, dyed roving before. Maybe you thought about trying to dye some for yourself, but thought that it would be too difficult and make a big mess. Here is … Continue reading

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Langostino Shrimp and Pasta for Dinner

The other day I found some Langostino Shrimp at the grocer. Sadly, they were frozen, but I bought a bag anyway. I just don’t find them that often in our area. These little guys taste like mini Lobsters. Can I … Continue reading

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Danni’s Gloves for Game of Thrones Fans

Are you a Game of Thrones Fan? If so you then you know – Winter is Coming! You’ll need Gloves for that. I finally finished my pattern for Danni’s Gloves and Mitts! I’ve been working on them for a while … Continue reading

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New York Cheesecake Recipe

My husband told me that the only thing he wanted for his birthday this year was a New York style Cheesecake. Naturally, right when I decide to clean up our eating habits… Oh well, it’s only once a year right? … Continue reading

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Fresh Black Wild Rice Salad

Trying to eat light and still feel like you’ve eaten, can sometimes be a challenge. I wanted to make something fresh that would go with tonight’s dinner (a lean grilled Pork Loin). I decided that a nice cold Rice Salad … Continue reading

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A Quick Bite of Lunch

Today was one of those “run around the house and try to get everything done before going to work” days. I got some of it done, but not all. Do I every really get All of it done?! I did … Continue reading

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Phoebe’s Sweater – Book Review

I’d like to share with you a book I’ve had the pleasure of reviewing; Phoebe’s Sweater by Joanna Johnson, Illustrated by Eric Johnson. I think it’s really nice to note the fact that this book is a collaboration of husband … Continue reading

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