2015!

Well here it is! 2015. As I wrote on instagram yesterday, the end of this year is little bitter sweet as I cannot believe how fast this year has gone by. With a growing and ever changing toddler, and a farm that doubled its herd size, it is overwhelming the …

This morning

This morning I had the incredible fortune of waking up before the kiddo. It’s a rare and special treat (often due to a growth spurt on her part) and I try to absorb as much of them as possible. It also happened to be one of the coldest nights of …

Pattern release : Starlight Scarf and Hat

   It’s always odd to work on knits for the coming season; a hat and scarf in summer? It’s funny to focus on something that doesn’t quite fit into the present. However, one must to get everything together and ready before the correct season has past! This sweet hat and …

Revisiting : Two Tone Cowl

  I’m so happy to have found the time to revisit this pattern, the Two Tone Cowl! It’s hard to look back on old patterns when you are constantly inspired with new ones, but at the same time I hate to have patterns available using my naturally dyed yarn that …

Pioneer by A Verb for Keeping Warm

  It’s been been an odd year with me and this blog. At the beginning of October, with a nudge from a friend, I tried to commit to a post a week, and it worked well – until I flew to England for a few weeks and things got a …

Beginning and end

Here on the Northern Coastline of California we don’t really get a true summer. Surprisingly, the typically ‘sunny’ months of July and August are usual socked in with fog, which means that tomatoes and summer squash are a no-grow around here. Thankfully, the weather makes up for it in Spring …