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Episode 81: Falafeloaf

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On the Needles:
Vivian Cardigan / KnitPicks Wool of the Andes Bulky, in "Wallaby"Rivercat Socks (part deux) / BMFA, STR, Lightweight in "Baby Zombie"Hanging Garden Stole (part deux) / MadTosh Merino Light in "French Gray"Vanilla Socks / KP Felici Fingering in "Rainbow"iMake's "Knitted Patchwork Recipe" — Great sock yarn Stash Buster!


MustKnits:
I stumbled on this amazing vintage pattern called "Vintage Lady's Jumper"— It's a free pattern via Ravelry ... and even considering doing a KAL for it. #StayTuned

In Other News: 

My goal for this summer is to get into shape ... So I'm trying my hand at Pilates ... so far ... I'm just OK at it.

Stephanie Dea's blog "A Year of Slow Cooking" - CrockPot Falafel Recipe

Here's My Version (aka Falafeloaf)
(click on link above for ingredients)


Because I couldn't get the chickpeas to smash with a fork, I just gave them a quick spin in my food processor for …

Episode 80 - "Yarn Investment Spree"

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Off The Needles: 
Dennis' hand spun hat, spun from Gourmet Stash punis and vanilla socks, knit from Three Irish Girls Adorn Sock in "Collins"

On The Needles


Not making very much progress on my Vivian CardiganI'm revisiting my Hanging Garden Stole (Part Deux) - here's a link to my 'knitting with beads' tutorial. I'm using MadTosh Prairie in "French Gray"Finished one Rivercat sock (Part Deux) during our 4th of July trip to Cape Cod. I'm using BMFA STR Lightweight in "Baby Zombie" — great colorway!  (Knitty.com link)