Friday, June 29, 2012

Episode 21 - A Day Late and a Dollar Short

Show Notes:

News and Notes - 
  • Thank you all for the sweet notes about my mom and Richard being on the most recent episodes.
  • Racing Heart Socks!
    • Pattern is available here on Ravelry. Proceeds from the pattern will be donated to the American Heart Association.
    • Check out PKJewerly's project page for her socks. She is the co-designer of this wonderful (if I say so myself) pattern.
    • KAL for these socks starts on July 1 and will run through August 31. Knit along with us whether you are running a 5K with us this fall, or just cheering us on.
    • Yarn for the socks is Desert Vista Dyeworks C2 5K themed color way, in either red or grey. Check it out here!
    • Prizes for the KAL include the awesome project bags from Ploverbird on etsy. Thank you, thank you!
  • Color Affection KAL!
    • We have many beautiful FO's in the prize thread. You all are awesome!
    • Runs through Sept. 18, so there is still plenty of time for you to hop in if you are interested.
    • Showed off Truckergirl's WIP, my knitting BFF.
Works in Progress -
Fitness - 
  • So hot! Must find ways to exercise inside because of the heat.
  • Wanting to drink 4 1/2L bottles of water each day because it sounds less than 8 glasses of water. LOL
  • Will be returning to work, at a new position in the same institution, on Monday, and I am super excited about it. Hoping this will help me create a schedule for the day that promotes exercise, healthy eating, and wellness.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Episode 20 - What, another guest?!?!

Show Notes:

News and Notes -

  • Richard joins me this week as a guest co-host. He talks about his knitting and shows off the scarf he made for Pig (my dog) for Pig's birthday.

Finished Objects -


    Works in Progress -
    Spinning -
    • Anzula fiber (Corridale) in the Ocean colorway (finished up)
    • Dancing in the Hall by Storied Yarns  - 200 yes plus a small chain-plyed mini-skein
    • Mountain Color Fiber in the Meadow colorway
    • Chain-plyed remainder of the Abalone from Unwind Yarn Company for a mini-skein

    Wednesday, June 6, 2012

    Episode 19 - Happy Birthday to Me!



    Show Notes:

    No finished objects this week.

    Works in Progress -
    • TKGASS square 3
    • Garden socks
    • C25K socks - Racing Hearts socks
    • Color Affection
    Spinning -
    • Anzula fiber (Corridale) in the Ocean colorway
    Fitness - 
    • No C25K training this week
    • Walked way too much at the zoo!
    Enabling - 
    • Itty Bitty Toys book by Susan B. Anderson
    • Mountain Fiber from the Woolie Ewe
    • White Rock Weaving and Craft Center - awesome fiber, spinning wheel parts, and purple heart spindle