Tag Archives: Sheep

My Sheep are Ready for Spring…

I know we have it pretty easy down here in South Georgia, but tell that to my sheep… They are ready for spring and the shearing that comes with it! That’s Calvin, he is not my best fiber sheep. His … Continue reading

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Update on The Wild and Rare Wool Fibers

I spun up a couple more of my Sample Fibers that I showed you in my post titled Wild About Fiber. Today I want to show you the Stanborough Grey, Warhill and the Coopworth. In the early 1900s the Eldridge … Continue reading

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Hay Day!

Today is another cold, rainy day here in South Georgia. Lucky for us, yesterday was clear, blue and warm. Lucky because yesterday was the day we needed to pick up some more hay for the barn critters. They go through … Continue reading

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Book Review – Stitch Mountain

I received another book from Jimmy Beans Wool for review. This book is called Stitch Mountain, by Laura Zander. It’s a collection of 30 cold weather patterns. What makes it truly unique is the way she has integrated these cozy … Continue reading

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The Continuing Story of SAFF

When I left you yesterday we had just arrived at SAFF after all our trials and tribulations on the trip up. As you may have read, the heater in the camper was broken and we had resorted to using a … Continue reading

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Feed Bag Tote

Today I watched a Free class on Craftsy. “Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote and Zipper Pouch by Kristin Link”. I really enjoyed it. The instructor was clear and easy to listen to. If you haven’t checked out what Craftsy has to … Continue reading

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Sheep Balls! Fun Knitting Pattern

Here’s another Pattern for you! I made it using Knit Picks Stroll and some DayDreams Yarn left over from other projects. I’m thinking they are cute just hanging around, but of course I needed to try one with a red … Continue reading

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Hat Pattern – test version

I finished the Hat that I spun the yarn for in my recent post Spinning By the Pool – Yarn That Is! As you can see, I only needed a small bit of it. I plan to offer this pattern, … Continue reading

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Spinning by the Pool – Yarn that is!

I’m working on another hat pattern and I found myself in need of some hand spun lavender yarn. I’m not a huge purple person, so I didn’t have any. I did find a bit of wool roving that someone had … Continue reading

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Life with Pecan Trees

Living in a old Pecan Orchard is great. We ALWAYS have pecans! If you’ve never been in the shade of this great southern beauty, then you have truly missed out. It’s hard to imagine our pastures without the cooling cover … Continue reading

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