Knitting ~ Crafting ~ Life

Month: February 2017

Mara Knits a Podcast – Episode 5 – More Naughty Yarn and a Spinning Rabbit Hole

Mara Knits a Podcast – Episode 5 – More Naughty Yarn and a Spinning Rabbit Hole

Hello and Welcome.  Today I posted Episode 5 of the Podcast up on YouTube after recording it yesterday.  Things are slowly falling into a routine with the Podcast but this is the first time I’ve done them a week apart instead of a fortnight.  I’ll […]

Mara Knits a Podcast Episode 4 – My Crafting Corner is finally done.

Mara Knits a Podcast Episode 4 – My Crafting Corner is finally done.

I’m so happy, my ‘crafting corner’ is finally sorted and I even used it to film the latest podcast episode which is now up on the Mara Knits YouTube Channel.  It’s so wonderful to have a little spot where I can have my knitting and […]

Does your yarn talk to you? I have some that’s very rude.

Does your yarn talk to you? I have some that’s very rude.

Seriously, does your yarn talk to you?  Does it whisper in your ear what it wants to become to fulfil some sort of yarn destiny?  Mine does and sometimes I worry about my sanity.  This silk for example has been chattering non-stop about being a […]

Everyone needs a place to sit, think and craft.

Everyone needs a place to sit, think and craft.

A craft corner in which to sit, think and create, everyone needs one.  Somewhere to chill out and allow the worries of modern life to slip from your mind, giving way to a more quiet calm.  Of course getting that spot might be a different […]

What do you think of my Sparkly New Knitting Blog Site?

What do you think of my Sparkly New Knitting Blog Site?

So I decided that I really wanted a sparkly new blog to go along with the podcast.  Somewhere I can post up ‘show notes’ for the podcast and also other musings in between.  It’ll mainly be about knitting but I’m sure that other crafts and […]

Well Hello There….

Well Hello There….

Guess What!?! You’ve managed to find my new blog while I’m still busy trying to set it all up.  I’ll have some proper posts up soon so please check back in a couple of days.  In the meantime you could always check out my YouTube […]