Monthly Archives: March 2017

Running a Small Yarn Shop

My name is Jess, and I run Fairlight Fibers, an online yarn shop that specializes in artisan and locally-sourced yarns and notions. It’s been a somewhat-challenging and delightful journey to arrive at this point, and I thought it might be … Continue reading

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W.I.P. Fever Didn’t Last Long

After working on a few W.I.P.s I got to the point where I needed something a little more mindless (Fibro-fog ftw?) as most of the ones left are ones that require paying close attention. So what did I do? Why, … Continue reading

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W.I.P. it good! Sorry, couldn’t resist. Apparently I’ve been on a W.I.P.-kick this week. I’ve finished two pairs of socks! These ones, I only had to do an afterthought heel on. They’ve been languishing since 2011 (!) because, well, it … Continue reading

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The ‘Hooks & Books’ Part of Me

Hi everyone! My name is Lee Mac and the lovely Karin (Naelany -_^) has kindly asked if I would like to write a guest post for her wonderful blog and HECK YEAH I WOULD -_^! I run the website http://totallee.netContinue reading

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So I’m still without my laptop, with no word as yet whether it can be fixed or not. I’m trying to be patient, really, I am. Hubby, in the meantime is kind enough to let me hijack his computer in … Continue reading

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This is Me

  Hello all, my name is Misty Lindstom. This is my first time ever posting for a blog! I live in Astoria, OR. I am a very busy mother of 3. My oldest just turned 13 and is in 4H … Continue reading

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Of Surprise Socks and a PSA

So… I got my laptop back on Tuesday night. Cool, right? It turned on and everything, working as it should… Only to punk out again with the exact same issue not 12 hours later. After some frustrating phone calls to … Continue reading

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