Author Archives: Caroline

About Caroline

Hi! My name is Caroline and have been told I am a little obsessed with knitting and weaving. Statements I can't really deny. My husband is awesome and fully supports and occasionally enables my obsession. He has lots of great ideas for various knitting and weaving projects. No really and honestly he does have great ideas. We have 3 great kids and 2 dogs.

Dish Towels – Getting Ready to Weave

Happy New Year! I took down the Christmas tree yesterday and now it’s time to bring a loom into the living room for the winter.  It’s been a while since I have woven anything and can’t wait to get started. … Continue reading

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Secret Project Number 2 Revealed!

The other secret project I worked on and completed this year was a counted cross stitch eagle I started in 2000. Yikes, that was 15 years ago. I started this project when our oldest son, Zach was in high school. … Continue reading

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Secret Project Number 1 Revealed!

It’s been a very busy year and I have been working on some secret projects. So secret I couldn’t even whisper about it here. But now I can! Our daughter got married in October and I knit 8 cowls for … Continue reading

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Totally Off Topic 1

I was in town this evening for my weekly errands and stopped in McDonald’s for dinner. After I gave the sweet young lady my order, she handed me a disk and said ‘Have a seat, we will bring your order … Continue reading

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Ireland 2015

My husband and I spent 2 weeks in May in the beautiful county of Ireland!  Oh My, if you want some inspiration, this is a wonderful place to visit.  The people are very friendly and speak English.  The countryside is … Continue reading

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What I Learned Today…….

Do NOT knit during take-off on a little bitty plane when you are nervous but think you are a big girl and are totally not nervous. Why you may ask?  Let me start at the beginning.  I had to fly … Continue reading

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Knit and Walk? At the Same Time??

Happy Mother’s Day!  I hope everyone had a wonderful day! Here is my question: Have you seen those bag thingys that hold your yarn and then you hang them on your wrist?  This is so you can walk and knit … Continue reading

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A New Yarn Store Discovery

One of my favorite things to do when traveling is check out the local yarn stores.  I got to visit my son in Ft. Collins, Colorado recently.  I have visited there many times and have a couple of favorite shops … Continue reading

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Cast Off Chemo

There is a very interesting article by Carol J. Sulcoski in the Spring/Summer 2015 issue of Knit Simple magazine on page 9.  It’s about the Cast Off Chemo nonprofit organization. Their mission is to help fund University of Vermont researcher … Continue reading

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The Towels That Would be Shawls?

I have been working on some wonderful pure natural cotton woven towels for about 3 years.  Now obviously I wasn’t working on them the entire 3 years or I would have finished them much earlier.  But they were on one … Continue reading

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