The Interlocking Loops's podcast

Finished:  22 Little Clouds

Current Kiss Of North

Breaking Hear s Sock pattern from Turtlrgirl76 in Another Crafty Girl Strong sock base fingering in the colorway:  Hey, your nose is loose.  Purchased from the Loopy Ewe

Aquisitions:  Western Sky Knits DK in pink owl colorway and gumball colorway.  One will be the Rikke HAt by Sarah Young

Spinning more merino top from Knitting Knorth on etsy

Blog Iowa Girl Eats

Recipes Spaghetti Pie

Cook 8 ounce pkg Spaghetti, mix with 2T. Butter and 1/3 c. Parmesian cheese, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/4 tsp pepper and a beaten egg.  Base layer put in greased pie pan.  Cook 1 1/2 pounds ground chuck (or meat of choice), add 1 medium onion diced and green pepper 1/4c. chopped cook until soft.  Add into meat mixture 1 jar 20 ounce shaghetti sauce 1 tsp. sugar, 1/2 tsp. oregano, 1/2 tsp garlic salt.  Second layer over noodles-8 ounces ricotta cheese, then layer on meat mixture and add 4 ounce motzarella cheese grated.  Bake 350 degree oven 40-45 min.

Peas and pasta Carbonara

Salisbury Steak

Events:  Iowa Sheep and Wool Festival

Stitches Midwest

Direct download: InterlockingLoops010.mp3
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Current knitting 22 little clouds by Martina Behm, Kiss of North By Melissa Schaschwary 

Spinning 8 ounces hand dyed , 1 ounce merino top from

New to me designer Paulina Popiolek

Recipe Rhubarb Crunch

1c. sugar, 1c. water, 2T. cornstarch and 2 tsp vanilla combine and cook on stove until thickened.  In a separate bowl combine 1c. flour, 1c. brown sugar, 1 tsp. cinnamon, 3/4 c. rolled oats and 1/2 c. melted butter-mix.  Press 3/4 of this mixture into bottom of 9 inch square baking pan.  Top oatmeal mixture with 4 c. diced rhubarb.  Pour on thickened mixture and sprinkle with remaining  oatmeal mixture.  Bake 350 degrees for one hour.

Direct download: InterlockingLoops009.mp3
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Finished objects:  Sweetheart Washcloth By Susan B. Anderson  Second washcloth cute heart shape Peaches and Cream yarn 02417 colorway on size 6 needles

With Love hat pattern By Parna Mahrbani from a kit I purchased through  Great for beginner stranded knitting!! US size 7/8 needles

Current project: 22 little clouds by Martina Behm In Malibrigo Rastita 809 Solis colrway with ChiaoGoo US 7 circ.

Spinning wool/ mohair combo I dyed myself 2 ounces spun working toward sweater quantity of handspun for a sweater.  Less is more pattern cardigan by Amy King

Acquisitions:  Spud and Chloe at the Farm by Susan B. Anderson

Socks a'la carte By Raffino, Cade and SWTC staff

Stitch markers from

and and she is having a sale!!!!

New patterns:  Breaking Hearts sock pattern and TARDIS hat more colorwork

Farm life


Walking to jogging working toward  a 5K

Orange Smoothie recipe

6 oz frozen orange juice concentrate

1 cup milk

1 tsp. vanilla

10-12 ice cubes

1 cup water Blend all till smooth can add a banana or other fruit.  I will open up a thread on rav for any ideas on smoothies for a snack or as part of a meal.

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Direct download: InterlockingLoops008.mp3
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