Spring

While we never really got winter here in Colorado I can officially say spring is here. Why? Because I got two eggs from the hens today (and I do no supplemental lighting). It will be so nice to have eggs again.

Unicorn Poo

I started on the Unicorn Poo fiber blend today. It's a gift for a friend- I'd never pick this fiber for myself. She wants this as a three ply yarn. I've got a single bobbin done so far.

Fiber goals

I just finished up my first batch of yarn for the new year. About 36 oz took 15 and a quarter hours to spin and 4 and a quarter hours to ply! I haven't measured it yet nor do I have a plan for it (not uncommon for me). It's a Taylored Fibers color blend … Continue reading Fiber goals

30 Miles

We went out and processed the back half of our steer today. It's food miles total 30, not sure we can get more local than that! Needless to say I won't become a butcher anytime soon. While I think I did okay, I only did okay. Which is fine when you primarily want roast, stew … Continue reading 30 Miles