I’m awash in samples from Tea Runners! This week I brought Water Sprite Oolong to work to try. Water Sprite Oolong is pure oolong tea from a family farm high up in the mountains of Southeast China. The first thing I noticed when I opened the bag is how smoky this tea is. The packaging… Continue reading Drink Me: Tea Runners, Water Sprite Oolong
Welcome to episode 169! I only just got internet service restored in time to upload this video. It’s been a crazy busy week. I’ve gotten quite a bit of knitting and spinning done, especially without the internet to distract me! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as… Continue reading Episode 169: It’s been a week!
Recently Stitchcraft Marketing contacted me to see if I would be interested in knitting something out of Zen Yarn Garden’s Magical Dye Pot Series. The premise behind the Magical Dye Pot Series is that sets of 6 colorways are created for larger projects. Within these sets, the colors both coordinate and contrast. So you can order all 6 colorways… Continue reading Knit Me: Zen Yarn Garden, Magical Dye Pot Series
Welcome to episode 168! This one was delayed because our internet has been down. I did get lots of knitting and spinning done though! Also I announce the creation of a Ravellenic Games team, Team CKT. Please come and join us! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry… Continue reading Episode 168: No Internet!
Many, many months ago (I’m ashamed to count how many) my friend Ana brought me a few bags of Tea-Historic tea that she had picked up at a local festival. I pulled them out for sampling in the next few weeks and went to the website to do more research and learned that Tea-Historic is… Continue reading Drink Me: Tea-Historic, Cretaceous Cinnamon
Welcome to episode 167! I feel like I got lots done this week, but since I’m in the middle of some larger projects it’s all WIPS! Ok, I have a finished knit and spin, but lots more I want to do before the end of the month. Please come and join the Ravelry group. You… Continue reading Episode 167: Wips Wips Wips
Welcome to episode 166! I feel like a week can’t possibly have gone by already because I didn’t get nearly enough knitting done. I have a few WIPs and a finished spin for you this week. Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter, Instagram as… Continue reading Episode 166: Not enough knitting time!
My husband knows me so well. He wanted to buy me some tea for Christmas so he checked out Adagio Teas where he found a whole sampler set of 12-teas for fans of Critical Roll. I photographed them all for fun, and I’ll be sampling a few over the next few weeks on the blog.… Continue reading Drink Me: Adagio Teas, Cri-Tea-Cal Role
Recently Stitchcraft Marketing contacted me to see if I would be interested in trying the newest offering from Bijou Basin Ranch, Himalayan Summit. Himalayan Summit is a luxurious addition to their line. It comes in 325 yard/100 gram skeins and is an oh so soft mix of 50% Tibetan Yak and 50% Superfine Merino. I have knit… Continue reading Knit Me: Bijou Basin Himalayan Summit