Overwhelm

Overwhelmed, out of sorts, pissed off, teary and yet nothing is really wrong in my life. These are the moments when I am the victim of my personality, the over achieving, do everything, don’t ask for help, make everything work perfectly and make sure the dishes are...

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Creating more

I don’t really remember learning how to knit because it was before my fourth birthday. I do remember sitting with my Granny on a plaid couch on the very edge of the cushions so my feet could reach the floor. The knitting needles were red plastic, I don’t remember the...

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IPE!

Fruit Flies On Plums Fruit flies swarm on the overripe yellow plums and tomatoes, wasps gather as we filet the sockeye salmon, nibbling, earwigs drop from the dahlia bouquet onto the kitchen table, flies draw their last breathe on the sticky fly catcher and monstrous...

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Our online store

Here's to  celebrating 3 years of creating in community Today is the official launch of our NEW ONLINE STORE! We have been busy behind the scenes prepping our launch and building the web store. There was no blood, maybe a little sweat (I accidently deleted items a...

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Italy

Italy. I took a holiday. Two weeks in Italy. We walked 10+ kms every day. We ate terrific fresh, local food and drank a lot of wine. I shopped. Leather bags, gold jewelry, glass from Merano and hand woven scarves from a craft market in Pisa. I stood amongst sculptures...

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Knit one Knit two

Knit One, Knit Two. This week was about Love. I attended the production of Jesus Christ Superstar in Vernon and then watched the Royal Wedding and came away deeply moved by both. JCS was a big part of my teenage years, the songs were imbedded in me and now 40...

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Yoga & Knitting

Yoga and Knitting,  More than 10 years ago my friend Elizabeth bought me a pass for yoga classes with a great yoga teacher Barbara Eastman. I half heartedly showed up with little or no expectations, just another exercise class I thought. It was more. That very first...

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We value you

Introducing the Twisted Purl Loyalty Program When we decided to create a Loyalty Program for our beloved Twisted Purl Customers, I realized how many point programs I participated in. For many years we have collected Air Miles, Avion Points, points at Expressions of...

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An Ode to a Friend

 Friendship—Soul Ease Occasionally only time with a friend will do. This last week was one of those times. My friend Elizabeth Lotz and I have been friends since the early nineties. Probably 25 years or more. She is one of the smartest and most creatively organized...

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Spring

We walked the freshly uncovered fields at the farm this morning. The rodents have left their winter pathways and holes everywhere. Geese, ducks and swans yelled at me from afar, disturbed by my presence. Small green sprouts have come alive overnight transforming with...

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