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Indulge in the Beauty of Earth Toned Wool

February 14, 2018

Indulge in the Beauty of Earth Toned Yarn Imagine miles and miles of luscious, warm, natural, earth-toned wool that fades at each color transition.  A scarf that calls your name and makes your feel invincible to the cold, winter weather outside.  A scarf that beckons to be worn 24/7 and never put away. This scarf […]

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And the Knitting Needles Keep Clacking

January 31, 2018

  And The Knitting Needles Keep Clacking It’s a cold day in December.  The knitting needles were clacking away furiously to meet the Christmas deadline.  An earth tone, all natural colored little boys sweater was being born.   The labor pains were great and the excitement of end of the journey was coming near. Was the […]

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It’s Shearing Season at Lazy O Ranch

January 27, 2018

It’s Shearing Season at Lazy O Ranch January marks the month that we, or should I say I, start shearing my crew.  I am definitely not your regular zip-zip-zip sheep shearer.  I am the one who can do 4 in an hour and need to take a couple of days off.  Shearing 4 sheep in […]

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Exposing my #Knittruth

January 24, 2018

     Exposing My #knittruth I have a #knittruth.  I am very biased towards using my own sheep’s wool for sweaters, hats and mittens.  I am so in awe of producing my own yarn that I find it difficult to want or need anything else.  Ack!  I said it. Seriously, who can resist the warm, natural colors […]

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Enter at your Own Risk- Encounter The New Squishy Softs

January 16, 2018

Enter At Your Own Risk- Encounter the New Squishy Softs   I been having way too much fun.  It’s definitely not a hard day of work, but a fun and exciting day.  Creating new colorways and color blends make my heart happy. With spring on the horizon, variations of eye popping blues, soft yellows and […]

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Take Your Knitting on an Adventure

January 11, 2018

Take Your Knitting on an Adventure Your knitting journey is one to enjoy.  It’s to create a grand adventure where you surround yourself with knitting tools that you love.  Your tools have the ability to cheer you up even through the most frustrating and painful  mistakes. It took me awhile to realize how easy  projects become when you have the […]

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Let Our Homesteading Year Begin

January 5, 2018

Let Our Homesteading Year Begin The beginning of our new year marked the time when we start planning for the upcoming seasons.    If you are a mom, you plan for colds and getting all the remedies around to keep your family healthy.   If you are a sheep farmer, you plan for shearing, lambing, health maintenance and […]

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What is next- Vlog #3

November 4, 2017

Farming, Fiber Shows, New Indie Dyed Yarns I am a night owl through-n-through.  I never thought I would become a morning person, but unforeseen circumstances has proven me wrong.  I love early mornings when the sun is peeking up over the mountains.  I love seeing the low clouds cover the valley.  This morning I had […]

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Stay Connected with Lazy O Ranch Vlog #2

October 27, 2017

Staying Connected with Lazy O Ranch Vlog #2 Grab your favorite drink and your WIP.  Join me for a minute and lets talk wool. I can’t wait to share with you my Raggz fiber Arts goodies, knitted projects I have finished and ones that are still WIP, new wooden bowls, and where you will find […]

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A Simple Statement of Style

September 17, 2017

A Simple Statement of Style One of my biggest dreams is becoming a knitwear designer.  I had always envisioned living out in the mountains (kind of like I do now), surrounded by a couple of corgis and my family.  I designed my special places in and around the house that I decorated with things that I loved […]

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