Knitting Pipeline

Our son Pete is hiking The Colorado Trail.  In Episode 93 he talked about his journey and in this episode he answers questions from listeners.  We will be back to knitting content in the next episode.

Direct download: Episode_95_Pete_Answers_Questions.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 8:41am CDT

Tips, Baby Wrap Sweater, Baby Hat

This show by sponsored by my Longaberger Home Business and Quince & Co.  show notes at

Tip for interchangeable needles.  Use a 2” square of rubber gripper fabric (as in jar openers) to secure the join and to remove it.

Whenever the pressure of our complex city life thins my blood and numbs my brain, I seek relief in the trail; and when I hear the coyote wailing to the yellow dawn, my cares fall from me - I am happy.
Hamlin Garland

Needle Notes

My nephew who was married last October and his wife are expecting their first baby in October 2012 and our family is very excited!  This is the first baby in our family in nearly 30 years!

Judy’s Grandmother’s Baby Sweater by Judy Spector

Beni Bebe Hat

Cute hat with an old world look to it. 

In the Pipeline

Summer Solstice Mystery KAL by Wendy D Johnson. 

Ribbed Baby Jacket by Debbie Bliss

My First Finch Cardigan.  I’m using EZ’s Percentage System. Saddle Shoulder.

In the Frogpond: Lily of the Valley Stole

Listening Down Cellar Studio Podcast with BostonJen  (8 episodes out currently)

Watching Sittin’ and Knittin’ Podcast by Dianna who is Hishandmaid on Ravelry

Singlehandedknits by Melissa  Lives in Hawaii and most are shot outdoors so you can take a little virtual beach vacation.    Piper’s Journey Shawl was her first. Now doing a Piper’s Journey KAL in her group. 

The Blethering Room: I blether about pocket neighborhoods and what I would call streets if I developed a residential area.  I would use the breeds of sheep. You can visit me on Scottish Blackface Lane.

Book Notes Greetings from Knit Café by Suzan Mischer

Healing Muses: Garden of Healing

Direct download: Episode_94_Summer_Solstice_Knits.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 2:23pm CDT

Our son is going to hike The Colorado Trail.  I talk to him about his upcoming trip and preparations for it.

show notes and photos at

Thank you to sponsor  and my Longaberger Home Business.

Haste ye back!

Direct download: Episode_93_A_Visit_with_Pete.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 5:54pm CDT

Natural Moth Repellants, Care of Woolens

This show by sponsored by my Longaberger Home Business and Quince & Co.

complete show notes at

Rita Buchanan Spin Off June 1986

Competition on Saturday in Milwaukee at Hart Park.  Milwaukee Highland Games.  June 2, 2012

Lydia McCauley: Entrances

It seems the words to this song were appropriate after the outpouring of support for Bronwyn.

Traveling Moorland, is a unity song ("we all come from different places, but we are the same") with a Scottish Blessing:

"safe and whole may you return home".

Haste ye back!

Direct download: Episode_92_MOTH.mp3
Category:Hobbies -- posted at: 9:15am CDT