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Needle Rebellion Takes Over Moab

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Needle Rebellion Takes Over Moab

Hello Fiber Friends!  If you follow us over on Instagram, then you are well aware that we traveled to Moab, UT for Spring Break.  Let me tell you it was so much fun! Since 2018, I’ve been focused on experiencing first! This has been pushing me more and more out of my comfort zone.  It is leading to me being more adventurous too. Well, since our family had never been to Moab, UT, we decided to go! While we were there, we checked out Arches National Park.  Let me tell you, this was definitely a first!!! Our family hiked a...

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Road to Sunset Highway

Road to Sunset Highway

From the moment I laid eyes on the most beautiful sweater ever, I had this extreme desire to make it!  That sweater was the Sunset Highway by Caitlin Hunter!  I haven’t had a ton of color work experience quite like this so far in my knitting journey.  So, this was definitely going to be a challenge for me. Of course I had to obsess over what colors I was going to use and the statement I wanted to make.  This is super important, right? I know all of you guys can totally relate to this! This obsession lead to a...

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I want to learn to knit, now what?

I want to learn to knit, now what?

Over a year ago I fell head over heels in love with knitting.  I have an amazing friend who took me by the hand and showed me the ropes!  She actually fueled this yarn and knitting addiction. Now I have a serious yarn problem.  I mean a serious problem and I have no desire to seek professional help. You may or may not have a knitting buddy in your life, but I am here to help.  So, you are probably asking at his point where do I start? You may be saying Shanel, I really want to experience this freedom...

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Knitting set me FREE!!!

Knitting set me FREE!!!

  Can I tell you guys a secret?  Over a year ago I found myself!  Yes, I was 32 years old and didn’t know who I was.  Can any of you relate to this? I know that I’m not the only one who has felt lost.  I spent my whole life taking care of others and being what other people wanted me to be.  I lacked identity! I was the overachiever. I was known to be a wife, a mother, daughter and a Transplant Nephrology Nurse Practitioner, but who was Shanel really. My whole identity was wrapped up into other...

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